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ERIC Number: EJ624933
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0883-2919
English as Economic Value: Facts and Fallacies.
Grin, Francois
World Englishes, v20 n1 p65-78 Mar 2001
Provides an overview of the economic approach to the question of the value of English. Discusses reasons why this question is attracting increasing attention, and examines the labor market in Switzerland, presenting methodological aspects and providing fundamental statistical reports. Results indicate that for Switzerland as a whole, English skills can be associated with high and statistically robust wage premia. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Switzerland