Cortes, Kalena individual record
Associate Professor

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Dr. Cortes' research interests are in the areas of the Economics of Education, Labor Economics, and Economic Demography. Her research focuses on issues of equity and access, in particular, identifying educational policies that help disadvantaged students at the PK-12 and post-secondary levels. She has worked on three key areas: improving academic performance of urban students, increasing access to post-secondary education, and raising educational attainment of immigrant students.

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Academic Articles18
Chapters1
  • Chin, A., & Cortes, K. E. (2015). Chapter 12 The Refugee/Asylum Seeker. Chiswick, B. R., & Miller, P. W. (Eds.), Handbook of the Economics of International Migration. (pp. 585-658). Elsevier.
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Conference Papers1
Internet Publications1
Email
kcortes@tamu.edu
First Name
Kalena
Last Name
Cortes
mailing address
Texas A&M University; Public Service And Administration; 4220 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-4220
USA

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