ERIC Number: EJ596662
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
A New Look at Private Rates of Return to Education in Switzerland.
Wolter, Stefan C.; Weber, Bernhard A.
Education + Training, v41 n8 p366-72 1999
A cost-benefit model for calculating private rates of return to education uses existing wage structure, cost of education, and risk premiums for school dropout. A Swiss study applying the model shows that, once educational costs are deducted, wage earning advantages for different educational levels are insignificant. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Switzerland