Benjamin Castleman

University of Virginia

1400 University Ave

Charlottesville, VA 22903

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (11)

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More than Dollars for Scholars: The Impact of the Dell Scholars Program on College Access, Persistence and Degree Attainment

Number of pages: 75 Posted: 03 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2017
University of Pittsburgh School of Education, Education Northwest, University of Virginia and Faculty of Economics and Business, Universitas Gadjah Mada
Downloads 1,395 (26,919)
Citation 15

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college completion, low-income students, scholarship, college advising

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Customized Nudging to Improve FAFSA Completion and Income Verification

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 19 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 17 May 2018
Lindsay C. Page, Benjamin Castleman and Katharine Meyer
University of Pittsburgh School of Education, University of Virginia and University of Virginia
Downloads 1,026 (42,049)
Citation 11

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FAFSA, Financial Aid, College Access

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Parental Influences on Postsecondary Decision-Making: Evidence from a Text Messaging Experiment

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 May 2016
Benjamin Castleman and Lindsay C. Page
University of Virginia and University of Pittsburgh School of Education
Downloads 180 (311,038)
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College Access, Parental Engagement, Experimental Design

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Finishing the Last Lap: Experimental Evidence on Strategies to Increase College Completion for Students at Risk of Late Departure

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 18 Oct 2017
Zachary Mabel, Benjamin Castleman and Eric Bettinger
College Board, University of Virginia and Stanford University
Downloads 176 (317,320)
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College completion; late departure; human capital; behavioral economics

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Intensive College Counseling and the College Enrollment Choices of Low Income Students

HKS Working Paper No. RWP14-031
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Sep 2014
Benjamin Castleman and Joshua Goodman
University of Virginia and Brandeis University - Department of Economics
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Marching Across Generations? Education Benefits and Intra-Household Decision Making

Journal of Human Capital, 13(3), 2018
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Jan 2020
Benjamin Castleman, Francis X. Murphy and Bill Skimmyhorn
University of Virginia, U. S. Army (TACOM-ARDEC) and Mason School of Business, College of William & Mary
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Intergenerational Mobility, GI Bill; education; Military, Deferred compensation

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Nudging at Scale: Experimental Evidence from Fafsa Completion Campaigns

NBER Working Paper No. w26158
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 20 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2023
University of Virginia - Corcoran Department of History, University of Virginia, Brigham Young University, Brandeis University - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Marketing Department and Pennsylvania State University
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Active Choice Framing and Intergenerational Education Benefits: Evidence from the Field

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12523
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 04 Sep 2019
University of Virginia, United States Military AcademyCornell University - Department of Policy Analysis and Management, Mason School of Business, College of William & Mary and U. S. Army (TACOM-ARDEC)
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active choice, GI Bill, randomized controlled trial

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Looking Beyond Enrollment: The Causal Effect of Need-Based Grants on College Access, Persistence, and Graduation

NBER Working Paper No. w19306
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 10 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2022
Benjamin Castleman and Bridget Long
University of Virginia and Harvard Graduate School of Education
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Benefits Left on the Table: Evidence from the Servicemembers’ Civil Relief Act

Economics of Education Review, 2019
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Jan 2020
University of Virginia, United States Military AcademyCornell University - Department of Policy Analysis and Management and Mason School of Business, College of William & Mary
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Servicemembers Civil Relief Act, Household finance, Consumer protections

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Digital Messaging to Improve College Enrollment and Success

NBER Working Paper No. w27897
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 07 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2023
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), University of Virginia, College Board, Harvard Graduate School of Education and University of Pittsburgh School of Education
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