Do National IQs Predict U.S. Immigrant Cognitive Ability and Outcomes? An Analysis of the National Longitudinal Survey of Freshman

Open Differential Psychology, 2014


We discuss the global hereditarian hypothesis of race differences in g and test it on data from the NLSF. We find that migrants country of origin's IQ predicts GPA and SAT/ACT.

country of origin, National IQs, NLSF, race differences

Reviewed by
Meng Hu, Elijah Q Armstrong, Jason Malloy

Review time 25 days.