Education, Employment Status and Earnings: A Comparative Test of the Strong Screening Hypothesis
AbstractThe authors apply the comparative technique originated by K. I. Wolpin (1977) to discriminate between the 'weak' and 'strong' screening hypothesizes. Controlling for self-selection, they find evidence for weak, but not strong, screening. Copyright 1998 by Scottish Economic Society.
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