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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Law and Political Science D-index 42 Citations 9,979 216 World Ranking 186 National Ranking 120

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

1996 - Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

1982 - Woodrow Wilson Foundation Award, American Political Science Association (APSA)

1977 - Fellow of John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Education
  • Politics

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Public administration, Politics, School choice, Voucher and Mathematics education. His work deals with themes such as Disadvantaged, Political economy, Politics of the United States, Government and Public policy, which intersect with Public administration. His work carried out in the field of Politics brings together such families of science as Poverty, Public economics, State and Media studies.

His School choice study combines topics in areas such as Economic growth, Education, Gerontology, Test score and Academic achievement. He usually deals with Voucher and limits it to topics linked to Ethnic group and Policy analysis and Test. In general Mathematics education, his work in Primary education is often linked to Socioeconomic status linking many areas of study.

His most cited work include:

  • The Urban Underclass. (605 citations)
  • The price of federalism (455 citations)
  • The Education Gap: Vouchers and Urban Schools (251 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Paul E. Peterson mainly focuses on Public administration, School choice, Politics, Mathematics education and Voucher. Paul E. Peterson works mostly in the field of Public administration, limiting it down to topics relating to Public relations and, in certain cases, Public opinion. His research integrates issues of Program evaluation, Accountability, Medical education, Primary education and Education policy in his study of School choice.

His research combines Political economy and Politics. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Pedagogy and Reading. He combines subjects such as Test, Economic growth, Disadvantaged, Charter and Ethnic group with his study of Voucher.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Public administration (25.64%)
  • School choice (20.51%)
  • Politics (17.25%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2011-2021)?

  • School choice (20.51%)
  • Demographic economics (6.06%)
  • Public administration (25.64%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His primary areas of investigation include School choice, Demographic economics, Public administration, Education policy and Public opinion. The concepts of his School choice study are interwoven with issues in Voucher, Pedagogy, Academic standards and Educational finance. His studies in Public administration integrate themes in fields like Educational quality, Standardized test, Legislature, Common core state standards and Politics.

Paul E. Peterson works mostly in the field of Politics, limiting it down to topics relating to Government and, in certain cases, Collective bargaining, as a part of the same area of interest. Paul E. Peterson has researched Public opinion in several fields, including Economic growth, Conservatism, Public relations, Academic achievement and Merit pay. His work deals with themes such as Test and Competition, which intersect with Economic growth.

Between 2011 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Relative Performance Information and Perceptions of Public Service Quality: Evidence From American School Districts (34 citations)
  • Experimentally estimated impacts of school vouchers on college enrollment and degree attainment (33 citations)
  • Achievement Growth: International and U.S. State Trends in Student Performance. PEPG Report No.: 12-03. (31 citations)

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