Public spending on education: Its impact on students skipping classes and completing school
AbstractEmpirical results using cross-country data suggest that public spending on education increases the rate of students skipping school but does not influence the rate of students completing school. This infers that public spending on education leads to a deterioration in the effectiveness of education.
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Date of creation: 30 Jun 2010
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Public spending; education; skipping class; incentive;
Find related papers by JEL classification:
- I21 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Education - - - Analysis of Education
- H52 - Public Economics - - National Government Expenditures and Related Policies - - - Government Expenditures and Education
This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2010-07-17 (All new papers)
- NEP-EDU-2010-07-17 (Education)
- NEP-HRM-2010-07-17 (Human Capital & Human Resource Management)
- NEP-LAB-2010-07-17 (Labour Economics)
- NEP-URE-2010-07-17 (Urban & Real Estate Economics)
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