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Women's Expected Earnings and Their Investment in Higher Education

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  • Marianne A. Ferber
  • Walter W. McMahon

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This paper addresses the question of why young people go on from school to higher education in Australia. A person situation interactionist theory to explain decisions taken in the matter is developed, and in the light of this theory a model to predict ...

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  • Marianne A. Ferber & Walter W. McMahon, 1979. "Women's Expected Earnings and Their Investment in Higher Education," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 14(3), pages 405-420.
  • Handle: RePEc:uwp:jhriss:v:14:y:1979:i:3:p:405-420
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    1. Arias, Omar & McMahon, Walter W., 2001. "Dynamic rates of return to education in the U.S," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 20(2), pages 121-138, April.

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