Research on charter schooling and education policy

Below is a list of peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters I have authored or co-authored on charter schools and state education policies.

“Contested Framing and Feedback after Big Policy Changes: How Interest Groups Compete to Shape State Charter School Policies” with Heath Brown.  In Interest Group Politics, 10th edition.  Eds. Alan Cigler, Burdett A. Loomis, and Anthony J. Nownes.  New York: Rowman and Littlefield.

“After the Punctuation: Competition, Uncertainty, and Convergent State Policy Change” with Heath Brown.  State Politics & Policy Quarterly 19(March, 2019): 3 – 28.

“Policy Dynamics and the Evolution of State Charter School Laws” with Jeffrey R. Henig, Heath Brown, and Natalie Lacireno-Paquet.  Policy Sciences 42(February, 2009): 33 – 55.

“Dimensions of Charter School Choice.”  Journal of School Choice 2(September, 2008): 302 – 317.

“Institutional Advocacy and the Political Behavior of Charter Schools” with Jeffrey R. Henig, Heath Brown, and Natalie Lacireno-Paquet.  Political Research Quarterly 60(June, 2007): 202 – 214.

“Moving Forward and Spinning Wheels: A Comparison of Charter School Policies in Michigan and the District of Columbia” with Natalie Lacireno-Paquet.  Educational Policy 21(January, 2007): 185 – 214.

“Does Mission Matter? Exploring a Typology of Charter School Orientation” with Jeffrey R. Henig, Heath Brown, and Natalie Lacireno-Paquet, in A Guide to Charter Schools, eds. Myron S. Kayes and Robert Maranto.  Latham: Rowman and Littlefield, 2006.

“The Influence of Founder Type on Charter School Structures and Operations” with Jeffrey R. Henig, Heath Brown, and Natalie Lacireno-Paquet.  American Journal of Education 111(August, 2005): 487 – 522.

“Research on Emergent Phenomena: Responses and Speculations” with Jeffrey R. Henig, Heath Brown, and Natalie Lacireno-Paquet.  Social Science Quarterly 85(December, 2004): 1072 – 1077.

“Scale of Operations and Locus of Control in Market Versus Mission-Oriented Charter Schools” with Heath Brown, Jeffrey R. Henig, and Natalie Lacireno-Paquet.  Social Science Quarterly 85(December, 2004): 1035 – 1051.

“Privatization, Politics, and Urban Services: The Political Advocacy Behavior of Charter Schools” with Jeffrey R. Henig, Natalie Lacireno-Paquet, and Michele Moser.  Journal of Urban Affairs 25(February, 2003): 37 – 54.

“Creaming Versus Cropping: Charter School Enrollment Practices in Response to Market Incentives” with Natalie Lacireno-Paquet, Michele Moser, and Jeffrey R. Henig.  Education Evaluation and Policy Analysis 24(Summer, 2002): 145 – 158.

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