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Yuxin Lin, Research Associate

Yuxin Lin conducts quantitative research on the transition from high school to postsecondary education. Her research interests include college enrollment timing, financial aid, affirmative action, and the economic returns to higher education.

Lin is a PhD candidate in economics and education at Teachers College, Columbia University. She holds an MS in finance from Saunders College of Business, Rochester Institute of Technology, and a BS in statistics from Xiamen University, China.

Prior to coming to CCRC, she worked as a research assistant at the New Jersey Council of County Colleges. She also worked as a student advisor in the Department of Education Policy and Social Analysis at Teachers College.