Ep. 46 – June 11, 2018 – Effects of Public and Private School on Adult Life

Are graduates of private schools as active in the public sphere as graduates of public schools?

David Sikkink, an associate professor of sociology at Notre Dame, finds that when it comes to volunteering and charitable giving, graduates of private religious schools are more likely to be engaged.

He joins Paul E. Peterson to discuss his research. Read the full paper, co-written with Jonathan Schwartz, here:
https://sites.hks.harvard.edu/pepg/conferences/learning-from-longterm-effects-2018/papers/panel-iii-sikkink.pdf