ERIC Number: EJ398563
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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The Impact of Surplus Schooling on Earnings: Some Additional Findings.
Verdugo, Richard R.; Verdugo, Naomi B.
Journal of Human Resources, v24 n4 p629-43 Fall 1989
From a random sample of 14,596 White males aged 25-64, earnings of those who were employed full time, year round were analyzed. Results show that overeducated workers--those with educational attainments substantially above the mean for their occupations--often earn less than their adequately educated and undereducated counterparts. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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