ERIC Number: EJ560278
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Educational Attainment and Earnings Inequality in Eight Nations.
Sullivan, Dennis H.; Smeeding, Timothy M.
International Journal of Educational Research, v27 n6 p513-25 1997
Studying the relationship between educational attainment and earnings inequality in eight nations using the Luxembourg Income Study database supports the view that differences in labor market institutions are important determinants of earnings inequality. Inequality is less associated with educational attainment than with differential rewards from wage-setting systems. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Identifiers - Location: United States