Martin Carnoy

Martin Carnoy
Vida Jacks Professor of Education,
Stanford University

Martin Carnoy is the Vida Jacks Professor of Education in the Stanford University Graduate School of Education and a faculty affiliate in Stanford's King Center on Global Development. He is a labor economist with a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Chicago, and has a special interest in the relation between the economy and the educational system. Dr. Carnoy is the co-author of The Different Worlds of Urban and Suburban School Districts; Sustaining Flexibility: Work, Family, and Community in the Information Age; and School Vouchers: Examining the Evidence, among other publications. He is a member of both the National Academy of Education and the International Academy of Education.

Publications by Martin Carnoy
In 2005-06 almost half of the pupils in California’s public schools were Latinos, but Latinos only received about 15 percent of the BA degrees awarded by public and private colleges in the state. Texas has a comparable Latino population, but does…