Modeling the Signaling Value of the GED with an Application to an Exogenous Passing Standard Increase in Texas
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KeywordsGED; natural experiment; returns to education; signaling;
- I2 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Education
- J31 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Wages, Compensation, and Labor Costs - - - Wage Level and Structure; Wage Differentials
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