Bibliography of Primary Publications, 1991-2000

The Milwaukee Parental Choice Program, 1990/1991 - 1994/1995

Note: With the exception of locally-linked documents, the publications listed below are not part of the DISC collection.

Frye, Judith, Paul Stuiber, John Neumann, Dean Swenson, and Jown Swissler. 1995. "An Evaluation of Milwaukee Parental Choice Program." Madison, WI: Legislative Audit Bureau.

Witte, John F. 1991a. "Choice in American Education." Educational Considerations. Vol. XIX. Fall: 12-19.

Witte, John F. 1991. "First Year Report: Milwaukee Parental Choice Program." Madison, WI: Department of Political Science and The Robert La Follette Institute of Public Affairs. (PDF - 3,397KB)

Witte, John F., Andrea B. Bailey, and Christopher A. Thorn. 1992. "Second Year Report: Milwaukee Parental Choice Program." Madison, WI: Department of Political Science and The Robert La Follette Institute of Public Affairs. (PDF - 3,563KB)

Witte, John F., Andrea B. Bailey, and Christopher A. Thorn. 1993. "Third-year report: Milwaukee Parental Choice Program." Madison, WI: Department of Political Science and The Robert La Follette Institute of Public Affairs. (PDF - 4,317KB)

Witte, John F. and Rigdon, Mark E. 1993. "Education Choice Reforms: Will They Change American Schools?" Publius. Vol. 23. Summer: 95-114.

Witte, John F., Christopher A. Thorn, Kim M. Pritchard, and Michelle Claibourn. 1994. "Fourth-year report: Milwaukee Parental Choice Program." Madison, WI: Department of Political Science and The Robert La Follette Institute of Public Affairs.

Witte, John F., Troy D. Sterr, and Christopher A. Thorn. 1995. "Fifth-year report: Milwaukee Parental Choice Program." Madison, WI: Department of Political Science and The Robert La Follette Institute of Public Affairs.

Witte, John F., Christopher A. Thorn, and Kim M. Pritchard. 1995. "La Follette Issues: Private and public education in Wisconsin - Implications for the Choice debate." Madison, WI: The Robert M. La Follette Institute of Public Affairs, University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Witte, John F., 1996. "Reply to Greene, Peterson and Du: 'The Effectiveness of School Choice in Milwaukee: A Secondary Analysis of Data from the Program's Evaluation.'" Madison, WI: Department of Political Science and The Robert La Follette Institute of Public Affairs.

Witte, John F. and Christopher A. Thorn. 1996. "Who Chooses? Voucher and Interdistrict Choice Programs in Milwaukee." American Journal of Education. Vol. 104 (3). May 1, 1996: 186-217.

Witte, John F. 1997. "Achievement effects of the Milwaukee voucher program." Paper presented at the 1997 American Economics Association Annual Meeting, The New Orleans Hilton Hotel, January 4-6, 1997.

Witte, John F. "The Milwaukee voucher experiment," Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis, [20:4] Winter 1998 (229-51).

Witte, John F.  "The Milwaukee voucher experiment: the good, the bad, and the ugly," Phi Delta Kappan, [81:1] September 1999 (59-64).

Witte, John F.,  The Market Approach to Education: An Analysis of America's First Voucher Program, Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2000, xiv, 221 p. ill., maps.

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