ERIC Number: EJ637066
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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The Effect of Grade Retention on Educational and Labor Market Outcomes.
Eide, Eric R.; Showalter, Mark H.
Economics of Education Review, v20 n6 p563-76 Dec 2001
Examines the likely effect of grade retention on high-school dropout rate and post-high-school labor-market earnings. Uses High School and Beyond data set. Reports different estimated coefficients using ordinary least-squares versus using instrumental variables that account for endogeneity. (Contains 36 references.) (PKP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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