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It Is Not New Information. Asian American Students Are High Achievers. They Tend To Get Higher Grades, Do Better On Standardized Tests And Go To College And Succeed There More Than Their Counterparts In Other Groups, Including Whites, What Is Not So Clear, However, Are The Reasons Why, There Is The Story Of The Asian"Tiger Mom" Who Puts Great Pressure On Her Children To Succeed Academically. However, A New Study Show There Is More Than That, As Well As A Downside. Daybreak Asia's Ira Mellman Spoke With One Of The Authors Of This New Study. Amy Hsin Is The Lead Researcher Of The Project, She Is Assistant Professor Of Sociology At Queens College At City University Of New York ... They Spoke Via Skype.