ERIC Number: EJ717397
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Jun-22
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Reconsidering the Use of Nonlinearites in Intergenerational Earnings Mobility as a Test for Credit Constraints
Grawe, Nathan D.
Journal of Human Resources, v39 n3 p813 Sum 2004
The intergenerational earnings regression in Canada suggest that credit limits educational choice. Nonlinearities in earnings regressions cannot be used as evidence of binding credit constraints, and concave regressions do not follow from credit constraints.
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, School Choice, Family Financial Resources, Credit (Finance), Income, Regression (Statistics), Wages
University of Wisconsin Press, Journals Division, 1930 Monroe St., Madison, WI 53711-2059. Web site: http://www.ssc.wisc.edu/jhr/home.html.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Canada