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ERIC Number: EJ359311
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1987
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Self-Employment vs Wage Employment: Estimation of Earnings Functions in LDCs.
Soon, Lee-Ying
Economics of Education Review, v6 n2 p81-89 1987
Incorporates occupational choice into a model of wage determination and self-employment activities. The self-selection model stresses managerial ability and capital market imperfections in determining an individual's choice between wage and self-employment. Results show different earning structures and partly confirm the human capital model. Includes three tables and 20 references. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Collected Works - Proceedings
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Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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