A cross-country study on income distribution and school enrolment
AbstractThis study examines whether income distribution affects school enrolment at primary, secondary and tertiary levels. Using cross-national evidence, it is found that a country's income inequality is positively and significantly associated with primary school enrolments. However, there is a negative association between income inequality and enrolment at both secondary and tertiary levels, even after controlling for some explanatory variables.
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Volume (Year): 13 (2006)
Issue (Month): 11 ()
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