Ep. 199 – July 5, 2021 – How School Closures Translated Into Learning Losses

The Director of the ifo Center for the Economics of Education, Ludger Woessmann, joins Paul E. Peterson to discuss Woessmann’s new research, which investigates the long-term economic effects of student learning loss during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Woessmann’s paper, “The Economic Impacts of Learning Losses,” co-written with Eric A. Hanushek, is available now.