Overeducation and Wages in Europe: Evidence from Quantile Regression
AbstractLa literatura existente ha asumido que el efecto de la sobre-educación es constante a lo largo de la distribución condicional de salarios. En este artículo usamos la regresión cuantílica con datos de 12 países europeos para mostrar que las diferencias entre los segmentos de la distribución de los hechos son grandes. Sobretodo, analizamos hasta qué punto la sobre-educación está relacionada con la falta de habilidades.
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Length: 33 pages
Date of creation: 2007
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Returns to education; overeducation; quantile regression; skills heterogeneity; rendimiento de la educación; sobre-educación; regresión cuantílica; heterogeneidad en la habilidad.;
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- Ana I Moro-Egido & Santiago Budría, . "Overeducation and Wages in Europe: Evidence from Quantile Regression," Studies on the Spanish Economy 229, FEDEA.
- C29 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Single Equation Models; Single Variables - - - Other
- D31 - Microeconomics - - Distribution - - - Personal Income and Wealth Distribution
- I21 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Education - - - Analysis of Education
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