Browsing Department of Political and Social Sciences (SPS) by Author "AVRAM, Silvia"
Title:Economic Disadvantage in Central and Eastern Europe: What difference does social assistance make? Author(s):AVRAM, SilviaDate:2012Citation:Florence : European University Institute, 2012Type of Publication:ThesisSeries/Report no.:EUI PhD theses; Department of Political and Social SciencesAbstract:The present study analyses the impact of social assistance programs on poverty, broadly construed as economic disadvantage, in eight Central and East European countries during the mid-2000s. It does that by examining ...
Title:Choice and Effectiveness of Private and Public Schools in Seven Countries. A Reanalysis of Three Pisa Dat Sets Author(s):DRONKERS, Jaap; AVRAM, SilviaDate:2009Citation:Zeitschrift Fur Padagogik, 2009, 55, 6, 895-909Type of Publication:ArticleAbstract:In international comparative studies on academic achievement, the distinction between private government-dependent schools and private-independent schools has proven to be particularly important for understanding the ...
Title:Choice and Effectiveness of Private and Public Schools. A New Approach Author(s):DRONKERS, Jaap; AVRAM, SilviaDate:2009Citation:Zeitschrift für Pädagogik, 2009, 55, 895-909Type of Publication:Article