Scholarly Publications

Impact of a Senior High School Tuition Relief Program on Poor Junior High School Students in Rural China

January 2013

A significant gap remains between rural and urban students in the rate of admission to senior high school.

The Impacts of Building Elite High Schools for Students from Disadvantaged Areas

January 2015

Across the globe, students living in disadvantaged areas (rural, impoverished, remote) and from disadvantaged backgrounds (low income) are less likely than their advantaged counterparts to go to...

253- The Economic Returns to Higher Education in the BRIC Countries and Their Implications for Higher Education Expansion

January 2012


REAP in Stanford Social Innovation Review: Leveraging Research for China

May 2012

The latest summer 2012 issue of Stanford Social Innovation Review highlights how REAP leverages its research and global partnerships to influence government policy.


"Across the Pacific" Curriculum Project

Student-aged children in the United States have a poor understanding of China's history, development, and current affairs.

Mandarin as a Second Language

Rural ethnic minorities are among the most disadvantaged in their ability to access educational resources.

Paying for Performance in the Battle Against Anemia: Pilot Study

ProblemDespite China’s rapid economic development, prevalence rates of iron deficiency anemia among children in China’s poorest rural areas range between 25% and 60% - implying more than 10 million...