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ERIC Number: EJ606484
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0272-7757
The Incidence and Effects of Overeducation in the U.K. Graduate Labour Market.
Dolton, Peter; Vignoles, Anna
Economics of Education Review, v19 n2 p179-98 Apr 2000
Considers overeducation in the context of the UK labor market, using a one in six sample of 1980 UK college graduates surveyed in 1986. Fully 38 percent of graduates were overeducated for their first job; 6 years later, 30 percent were overeducated and earned less than peers in graduate-level jobs. (Contains 26 references.) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom