Virginia Solis Zuiker

19982016
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Research interests

Topics of research interest include achievement gap, opportunity gap, and educational disparities.

Research interests

  • achievement gap
  • educational disparities
  • opportunity gap

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Projects 2006 2009

Research Output 1998 2016

7 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of Poverty and Income Disparity of Single Mothers and Fathers Across Three Decades: 1990–2010

Kramer, K. Z., Myhra, L. L., Zuiker, V. S. & Bauer, J. W., Mar 1 2016, In : Gender Issues. 33, 1, p. 22-41 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

difference in income
father
poverty
human capital
single parent

The link between childhood overindulgence and adult financial behaviors

Horner, S. H., Solheim, C. A., Zuiker, V. S. & Ballard, J., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning. 27, 1, p. 80-91 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Financial behavior
Credit cards
Childhood
Undergraduate students
Multiple regression

Family influences on goals, remittance use, and settlement of mexican immigrant agricultural workers in Minnesota

Solheim, C. A., Rojas-García, G., Olson, P. D. & Zuiker, V. S., May 21 2012, In : Journal of Comparative Family Studies. 43, 2, p. 237-259 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

immigrant
Economics
worker
Mexico
migration

The viability of podcasts in extension education: Financial education for college students

Hendrickson, L. A., Hagen Jokela, R. A., Gilman, J., Croymans, S. R., Marczak, M., Zuiker, V. S. & Olson, P. D., Aug 1 2010, In : Journal of Extension. 48, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

educator
education
student
Blended Learning
study group
9 Citations (Scopus)

Immigrant and US-born Mexican-owned business: Motivations and management

Shinnar, R. S., Cardon, M. S., Eisenman, M., Zuiker, V. S. & Lee, M. S., Nov 2 2009, In : Journal of Developmental Entrepreneurship. 14, 3, p. 273-295 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Immigrants
Entrepreneurs
Minorities
Immigrant entrepreneurs
Sample survey