• Competition Pressures and Academic Performance in Chile 

      Chumacero Escudero, Rómulo; Gallegos Mardones, Juan; Paredes, Ricardo (Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2016)
      The positive impact that competition has on performance in most industries has been questioned in the education sector: The difficulty to measure competition, the idea that parents don't rationally choose schools for their ...
    • Competition Pressures and Academic Performance in Chile 

      Chumacero, Rómulo A.; Gallegos Mardones, Juan; Paredes Molina, Ricardo (Universidad de Chile. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2016)
      The positive impact that competition has on performance in most industries has been questioned in the education sector. The difficulty to measure competition, the idea that parents don’t rationally choose schools for ...
    • Competition Pressures and Academic Performance in Chile 

      Chumacero Escudero, Rómulo; Gallegos Mardones, Juan; Paredes Molina, Ricardo (Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2016)
      The positive impact that competition has on performance in most industries has been questioned in the education sector. The difficulty to measure competition, the idea that parents don’t rationally choose schools for ...
    • School choice and information 

      Gómez, Daniel; Chumacero Escudero, Rómulo; Paredes Molina, Ricardo (Universidad de Chile. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2012-12)
      One of the pillars of the educational voucher system is that competition between schools to attract students would improve the quality of the education provided. Surveys in Chile have suggested that parents are not aware ...
    • Vouchers, choice, and public policy: An overview 

      Chumacero Escudero, Rómulo; Paredes Molina, Ricardo (Universidad de Chile. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2012-12)
      The educational voucher system builds on the pillars of informed choice and competition to improve the quality of the education provided. This document summarizes some of the results of recent literature on the subject, ...