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ERIC Number: EJ634656
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0272-7757
Is Participation in High School Athletics an Investment or a Consumption Good? Evidence for High School and Beyond.
Eide, Eric R.; Ronan, Nick
Economics of Education Review, v20 n 5 p431-42 Oct 2001
Does varsity sports participation impart valuable skills? Using height as a participation instrument, a study of High School and Beyond data shows that sports participation negatively affects white male students' educational attainment, positively affects black male students' educational attainment and earnings, and positively affects white female students' educational attainment. (Contains 27 references.) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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