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ERIC Number: EJ608300
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0361-0365
Deferred Costs and Economic Returns to College Major, Quality, and Performance.
Thomas, Scott L.
Research in Higher Education, v41 n3 p281-313 Jun 2000
Examined the mix of first-year earnings and college-related indebtedness in the context of institutional quality, academic performance, and major, using a multilevel earnings model that incorporated demographic, family background, education, and labor market variables. Findings suggest distinct patterns in graduates' earnings and debt-to-earnings ratios, which vary by academic major, grade performance, and type of institution attended. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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