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ERIC Number: EJ622976
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0272-7757
Rational Choice under Unequal Constraints: The Example of Belgian Higher Education.
Rochat, Denis; Demeulemeester, Jean-Luc
Economics of Education Review, v20 n1 p15-26 Feb 2001
Applying a three-step methodology on a sample of Belgian college students, an econometric study discovered that students consider two dimensions of their prospective educational choice (economics and "a priori" chances of success) and that poorest students weigh the risk component heavily. Intervention would promote efficiency and equity. (Contains 42 references.) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Belgium