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Estimates of the economic return to schooling for 28 countries

  • Trostel, Philip
  • Walker, Ian
  • Woolley, Paul

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Labour Economics.

Volume (Year): 9 (2002)
Issue (Month): 1 (February)
Pages: 1-16

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Handle: RePEc:eee:labeco:v:9:y:2002:i:1:p:1-16
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  1. Orley Ashenfelter & Colm Harmon & Hessel Oosterbeek, 1999. "A Review of Estimates of the Schooling/Earnings Relationship, with Tests for Publication Bias," Working Papers 804, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section..
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  5. Jarousse, Jean-Pierre, 1988. "Working less to earn more: An application to the analysis of rigidity in educational choices," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 7(2), pages 195-207, April.
  6. Blackburn, McKinley L & Neumark, David, 1993. "Omitted-Ability Bias and the Increase in the Return to Schooling," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 11(3), pages 521-44, July.
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