Intended College Attendance: Evidence from an Experiment on College Returns and Costs

Zachary Bleemer and Basit Zafar
Staff Reports, Number 739, September 2015

Author Disclosure Statements

Zachary Bleemer
The author declares that he has no relevant or material financial interests that relate to the research described in this paper.

Basit Zafar
The author declares that he has no relevant or material financial interests that relate to the research described in this paper.

The data used in this paper were collected as part of the Survey of Consumer Expectations conducted by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. The project is based on a panel survey that is conducted over the internet by the Demand Institute, which is jointly operated by the Conference Board and Nielsen.

The survey instrument was reviewed by the Ethics Board at Nielsen, and the data collection was approved by their board.