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ERIC Number: EJ596620
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-166X
Education and Ethnicity in Canada: An Intergenerational Perspective.
Sweetman, Arthur; Dicks, Gordon
Journal of Human Resources, v34 n4 p668-96 Fall 1999
Analysis of Canadian census data (1986-91) for 15 ethnic groups found the following: (1) the average educational attainment of a man's ethnic group was positively correlated with his returns to education; (2) lower fertility in one generation was associated with higher educational outcomes in the next; and (3) economic mobility at the ethnic group level is very slow. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Canada