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Preferences and skills of Indian public sector teachers

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  • Sonja Fagernäs

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  • Panu Pelkonen

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I25, J41, J45 Copyright Fagernäs and Pelkonen; licensee Springer. 2012

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Article provided by Springer in its journal IZA Journal of Labor & Development.

Volume (Year): 1 (2012)
Issue (Month): 1 (December)
Pages: 1-31

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Keywords: Discrete choice experiment; Teacher recruitment; Job preferences; Hiring quotas; Skills; India;

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