Table 4.
Fiscal Impact per Charter School Pupil for Durham, 2015—16
Elasticity10.80.5*
Scenario
$3,562$4,856 $6,796$2,795
$3,599$4,757 $6,493$2,912
$3,634$4,663 $6,207$3,023
Elasticity10.80.5*
Scenario
$3,562$4,856 $6,796$2,795
$3,599$4,757 $6,493$2,912
$3,634$4,663 $6,207$3,023

Notes: Table presents estimates of fiscal impact per charter school pupil for Durham in 2015—16. The columns each apply a different elasticity. Scenario A is all charter students left public schools; B is charters draw proportionately from public and private schools; C is charters draw disproportionately from private schools. Column * reports estimates for an elasticity of variable cost adjustment of 1, but facilities-related expenses are adjustable with an elasticity of 0.5 instead of fixed.

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