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Dynamic rates of return to education in the U.S

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  • Arias, Omar
  • McMahon, Walter W.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Economics of Education Review.

    Volume (Year): 20 (2001)
    Issue (Month): 2 (April)
    Pages: 121-138

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    1. Growiec, Jakub, 2010. "Human Capital, Aggregation, And Growth," Macroeconomic Dynamics, Cambridge University Press, vol. 14(02), pages 189-211, April.
    2. Claudio Sapelli., 2009. "Los Retornos a la Educación en Chile: Estimaciones por Corte Transversal y por Cohortes," Documentos de Trabajo 349, Instituto de Economia. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile..

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