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The economic case for education.

Subjects: *EDUCATION & economics; *EMPIRICAL research; *ECONOMIC development

  • Source: Education Economics. Feb2016, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p3-32. 30p. 9 Graphs.

  • Abstract: The case for education can be made from many perspectives. This paper makes the case for education ... Copyright of Education Economics is the property of Routledge and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple ...

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Econometric methods for causal evaluation of education policies and practices: a non-technical guide.

Subjects: *EDUCATION policy; *ECONOMETRICS; *EDUCATION & economics

  • Source: Education Economics. May2011, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p109-137. 29p. 2 Graphs.

  • Abstract: Education policy-makers and practitioners want to know which policies and practices can best achieve their goals. ... Copyright of Education Economics is the property of Routledge and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple ...

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Has complementarity between employer-sponsored training and education in the U.S. changed during the 2000s?

Subjects: *OCCUPATIONAL training; *EDUCATIONAL attainment; *EMPLOYEESUNITED States

  • Source: Education Economics. Feb2018, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p46-61. 16p.

  • Abstract: The study reveals that the positive correlation between formal education and job training (complementarity) has weakened during the 2000s. Using U.... Copyright of Education Economics is the property of Routledge and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple ...

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Evaluating the ‘threat’ effects of grade repetition: exploiting the 2001 reform by the French-Speaking Community of Belgium.

Subjects: *GRADE repetition research; *EDUCATION policy; *WALLOONSBELGIUM

  • Source: Education Economics. Jan2014, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p73-89. 17p. 3 Charts, 3 Graphs.

  • Abstract: Like active labour market programmes, grade repetition could generate two types of effects: better/worse outcomes due to programme participation (i.e. the fact that ... Copyright of Education Economics is the property of Routledge and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple ...

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Private tutoring and parents decision to work more: evidence from Egypt.

Subjects: *TUTORS & tutoring; *EDUCATION; *FATHERS

  • Source: Education Economics. Apr2019, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p132-154. 23p. 5 Charts.

  • Abstract: We study the effect of private tutoring (PT) on parents' decision to work more using a sample from the Egypt Labor Market Panel Survey in 2012 ... Copyright of Education Economics is the property of Routledge and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple ...

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Education and entrepreneurship in Canada: evidence from (repeated) cross-sectional data.

Subjects: *ENTREPRENEURSHIP; *SELF-employment; *HIGHER educationCANADA

  • Source: Education Economics. Dec2015, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p693-712. 20p. 6 Charts.

  • Abstract: This paper estimates the causal effect of education on entrepreneurship choice in Canada taking into account the endogeneity of Copyright of Education Economics is the property of Routledge and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple ...

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Heterogenous effects of sports participation on education and labor market outcomes.

Subjects: *SPORTS participation; *SPORTS instruction; *SOCIOLOGY of sports

  • Source: Education Economics. Dec2016, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p622-638. 17p. 11 Charts.

  • Abstract: This paper analyzes the distribution of education and labor market benefits from sports participation. Results show that effects are similar across ... Copyright of Education Economics is the property of Routledge and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple ...

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Risky business: an analysis of teacher risk preferences.

Subjects: *RISK aversion; *TEACHER attitudes; *TEACHER recruitment

  • Source: Education Economics. Aug2015, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p470-480. 11p. 3 Charts, 1 Graph.

  • Abstract: A range of proposals aim to reform teacher compensation, recruitment, and retention. Teachers have generally not embraced these policies. One potential explanation for their objections ... Copyright of Education Economics is the property of Routledge and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple ...

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For-profit versus not-for-profit charter schools: an examination of Michigan student test scores.

Subjects: *CHARTER schools; *STUDENTS; *EDUCATIONMICHIGAN; UNITED States

  • Source: Education Economics. Jun2009, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p147-166. 20p. 6 Charts.

  • Abstract: The role of for-profit educational organizations in the predominantly public and not-for-profit K-12 US schooling system is being fiercely debated across our nation. Little empirical ... Copyright of Education Economics is the property of Routledge and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple ...

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Education, life expectancy and family bargaining: the Ben-Porath effect revisited.

Subjects: *LIFE expectancy; *HUMAN capital; *PARENT-child relationshipsBEN-Portah, Y.

  • Source: Education Economics. Aug2015, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p481-513. 33p. 5 Charts, 4 Graphs.

  • Abstract: Following Ben-Porath [1967. “The Production of Human Capital and the Life-Cycle of Earnings.”Journal of Political Economy75 (3): 352–365], the influence of life expectancy on ... Copyright of Education Economics is the property of Routledge and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple ...

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