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ERIC Number: EJ483387
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0272-7757
Education and the Labor Market in Uruguay.
Psacharopoulos, George; Velez, Eduardo
Economics of Education Review, v13 n1 p19-27 Mar 1994
Uses data from 1989 Uruguayan Household Survey to investigate earnings/education relationship. Mincerian earnings functions fitted to nearly 10,000 workers reveal a 9.2% private return rate for each extra year of schooling. Females realize a full percentage point over males; private sector employees enjoy a 5 percentage point advantage over public sector employees. Primary education exhibits the highest return rate. (MLH)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Numerical/Quantitative Data; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Uruguay