ERIC Number: EJ673284
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
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The Private Benefits of Higher Education: An Examination of the Earnings Premium.
Perna, Laura W.
Research in Higher Education, v44 n4 p451-72 Aug 2003
Uses data from the 1992 follow-up to the High School and Beyond longitudinal study to identify the percentage of the observed earnings premium attributable to a bachelor's degree, extent to which this percentage varies based on characteristics taken into account in the analyses (e.g., ability, job tenure and experience, industry, and occupation), and extent to which this percentage varies based on sex, race, and socioeconomic status. (EV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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