Seminario de Estadística Educacional 02 de Agosto

School effectiveness under measurement error

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Fecha : 2 de Agosto 2019

Hora : 14:00 a 15:00 hrs.

Lugar : Sala 5, Facultad de Matemáticas, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.

Relatores: Sabina Lunca ̧su – Ernesto San Martín

 

Abstract:

In recent years, school effectiveness has become a subject of inter-
est in several countries. Many research papers address this topic and

propose different methods of estimation. This work aims at estimating
school value-added when all variables are subject to measurement error.
Under the assumptions made, it appears that the value-added estimate
is the same as in the error-free case. Nevertheless, the precision of this
estimation is weaker due to the impact of the variance of the error terms.