ERIC Number: EJ428409
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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Unit Costs and Economies of Scale in Vocational and Technical Education: Evidence from the People's Republic of China.
Dougherty, C. R. S.
Economics of Education Review, v9 n4 p389-94 1990
Uses data on a large sample of secondary technical and vocational schools in Shanghai, China, to fit cost functions and evaluate the importance of economies of scale. The sample also included workers and general schools. The statistical analysis, limited to recurrent expenditure, unearthed economies of scale, particularly for technical and vocational education. (five references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Numerical/Quantitative Data
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Identifiers - Location: China (Shanghai)