State-Specific Projections of Economic Gains from Education Reform

PDFs and Powerpoints for each of the 50 states

 

A new study by Eric Hanushek, Jens Ruhose, and Ludger Woessmann finds that states can gain up to $76 trillion over the next 80 years by bringing their student achievement up to the level currently realized by the nation’s top-performing state, Minnesota.

 

But what does your state stand to gain from education reform?

 

Click under your state’s name in the list below to download a PDF or a Powerpoint containing economic projections and other additional information specific to your state.

 

An interactive map displaying the projections is available here.


Alabama:
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Alaska:
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Arizona:
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Arkansas:
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California:
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Colorado:
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Connecticut:
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Delaware:
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Florida:
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Georgia:
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Hawaii:
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Idaho:
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Illinois:
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Indiana:
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Iowa:
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Kansas:
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Kentucky:
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Louisiana:
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Maine:
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Maryland:
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Massachusetts:
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Michigan:
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Minnesota:
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Mississippi:
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Missouri:
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Montana:
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Nebraska:
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Nevada:
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New Hampshire:
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New Jersey:
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New Mexico:
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New York:
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North Carolina:
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North Dakota:
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Ohio:
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Oklahoma:
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Oregon:
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Pennsylvania:
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Rhode Island:
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South Carolina:
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South Dakota:
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Tennessee:
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Texas:
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Utah:
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Vermont:
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Virginia:
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Washington:
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West Virginia:
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Wisconsin:
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Wyoming:
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For further analysis, read “It Pays to Improve School Quality: States that boost student achievement could reap large economic gains,” by Eric Hanushek, Jens Ruhose, and Ludger Woessmann.

 

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