School Dropout by Gender in the European Union: Evidence from Spain

The aim of this paper is double, to describe the scope of high school dropout in Spain in comparative terms with Europe and to provide empirical evidence about its main determinants from a gender perspective. Using data from the Eurostat LFS for 1996-2009, the study makes evident a singularity for S...

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Volume: 23
Main Author: Casquero Tomas, Antonio
Sanjuan Solis, Jesus
Antunez Torres, Antonio
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: PAMPLONA UNIV NAVARRA 01.12.2012
Universidad de Navarra
published in: Estudios sobre educación : ESE Vol. 23; no. 23; pp. 117 - 139
Data of publication: 2012-12-01
ISSN: 1578-7001
EISSN: 2386-6292
Discipline: Education
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Web of Knowledge
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