Handbook of the Economics of Education
Eric A Hanushek, F. Welch
Elsevier, Nov 13, 2006 - Business & Economics - 700 pages
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Chapter 4 Immigrants and Their Schooling
An International Perspective
The Mincer Equation and Beyond
Chapter 8 The Social Value of Education and Human Capital
Chapter 9 Why Has BlackWhite Skill Convergence Stopped?
Chapter 10 Education and Nonmarket Outcomes
Chapter 11 Does Learning to Add up Add up? The Returns to Schooling in Aggregate Data
Chapter 12 Interpreting the Evidence on Life Cycle Skill Formation
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