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Is Child Schooling A Poor Proxy for Child Quality?

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  • Jere Behrman

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Volume (Year): 24 (1987)
Issue (Month): 3 (August)
Pages: 341-359

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Handle: RePEc:spr:demogr:v:24:y:1987:i:3:p:341-359

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  1. Miller, Paul & Mulvey, Charles & Martin, Nick, 2001. "Genetic and environmental contributions to educational attainment in Australia," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 20(3), pages 211-224, June.
  2. Jere R. Behrman, 1994. "Intra-family Distribution in Developing Countries," The Pakistan Development Review, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, vol. 33(3), pages 253-296.

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