The determinants of university dropout in Italy: a bivariate probability model with sample selection
AbstractThis study analyses the determinants of university dropouts in Italy using a bivariate probit model with sample selection. The empirical findings provide some support for the appropriateness of this technique and hence suggest that the estimates obtained from a univariate decision framework are likely to be inefficient.
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Volume (Year): 11 (2004)
Issue (Month): 3 ()
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