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ERIC Number: EJ726158
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Sep-22
Pages: 20
Abstractor: Author
ISSN: ISSN-0022-166X
Why Are the Returns to Schooling Higher for Women than for Men?
Dougherty, Christopher
Journal of Human Resources, v40 n4 p969 2005
It has been noted that the payoffs of schooling on salary is more for women than for men, though females are inclined to earn less in the United states. The causes of this effect are investigated using information from National Longitudinal Survey of Youth.
University of Wisconsin Press, Journals Division, 1930 Monroe St., Madison, WI 53711-2059. Web site:
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: National Longitudinal Survey of Youth