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Learning and Earning: Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation in India

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  • Pushkar Maitra

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  • Subha Mani

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This paper estimates the short-and-medium-run effects of participating in a sub- sidized vocational training program aimed at improving labor market outcomes of women residing in low-income households in a developing country. [IGC working paper].

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  • Pushkar Maitra & Subha Mani, 2013. "Learning and Earning: Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation in India," Working Papers id:5504, eSocialSciences.
  • Handle: RePEc:ess:wpaper:id:5504
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    Keywords

    India; vocational training; labor market outcomes; low-income; households; developing country; school-to-work transitions; employment; work; women;

    JEL classification:

    • I21 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Education - - - Analysis of Education
    • J19 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demographic Economics - - - Other
    • J24 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Human Capital; Skills; Occupational Choice; Labor Productivity
    • O15 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Economic Development: Human Resources; Human Development; Income Distribution; Migration

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