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ERIC Number: EJ657275
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0272-7757
Free-Education in Sri Lanka. Does It Eliminate the Family Effect?
Ranasinghe, Athula; Hartog, Joop
Economics of Education Review, v21 n6 p623-33 Dec 2002
Uses human-capital theory to model and estimate the school enrollment and length of schooling decisions of Sri Lankans. Finds a positive association between family background and education decisions. In particular, mother's education and parents' income have a strong effect on the education decisions. (Contains 26 references.) (Authors/PKP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Sri Lanka
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