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Convergence of educational attainment levels in the OECD: More data, more problems?

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  • Crespo Cuaresma, Jesus

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Economics of Education Review.

Volume (Year): 25 (2006)
Issue (Month): 2 (April)
Pages: 173-178

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Handle: RePEc:eee:ecoedu:v:25:y:2006:i:2:p:173-178

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  1. Jørn Rattsø & Hildegunn E. Stokke, 2011. "Accumulation of education and regional income growth: Limited human capital effects in Norway," Working Paper Series 11211, Department of Economics, Norwegian University of Science and Technology.
  2. Ryan D. Edwards, 2010. "Trends in World Inequality in Life Span Since 1970," NBER Working Papers 16088, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

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