Program quality and treatment completion for youth training programs
AbstractThis paper analyzes the effects of training quality on the likelihood of treatment completion by estimating dose–response functions via a generalized propensity score. Results show a statistically positive relationship between training quality and treatment completion for youth participants in Peru.
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Volume (Year): 119 (2013)
Issue (Month): 3 ()
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Training; Quality; Dropouts; Propensity scores; Dose–response functions;
Other versions of this item:
- Dammert, Ana C. & Galdo, Jose C., 2013. "Program Quality and Treatment Completion for Youth Training Programs," IZA Discussion Papers 7394, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
- I3 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Welfare and Poverty
- J2 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor
- C8 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Data Collection and Data Estimation Methodology; Computer Programs
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