ERIC Number: EJ359314
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1987
Schooling in Developing Countries: Which Countries Are the Over- and Underachievers and What Is the Schooling Impact?
Behrman, Jere R.
Economics of Education Review, v6 n2 p111-27 1987
Surveys issues related to recent and prospective schooling investment in developing countries, including educational levels, changes, and demands between 1960-81, and identifies under- and over-achieving countries. Standard estimates overstate schooling impacts by not controlling for school quality, childhood family background, and geographical differences. Includes three tables, 16 references, and two appendices. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Africa