Using lottery data on admission to college (voortgezet onderwijs) in Amsterdam We will investigate the differences in school quality between colleges in Amsterdam by examining the effect of winning a lottery on student outcomes. More systematically, this study will include the following parts
a) finding out whether the lottery have been conducted fairly
b) examining whether winning a lottery has an impact on school success
c) investigating whether winning a lottery has an impact on kind of school the students up end at.
d) by choosing specific sub samples finding out if winning a lottery differs for different kinds of schools.
e) Comparing results to validate the judgments of the inspectorate