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Economics Professor and Murphy Education Program Director, Doug Harris, Wins $3 million grant

A Randomized Trial of a New Approach to College Financial Aid Programs

Tulane Economics professor Douglas Harris, working in partnership with Milwaukee Public Schools (MPS), has won a grant for $3 million from the Institute of Education Sciences, a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (USDOE), to evaluate the efficacy of The Degree Project, a program that has provided scholarship funding to a large group of MPS ninth graders in 2011. Learn more about his Randomized Trial of a New Approach to College Financial Aid Programs

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