Migrant opportunity and the educational attainment of youth in rural China

This paper investigates how the reduction of barriers to migration affected the decision of middle school graduates to attend high school in rural China. Change in the cost of migration is identified using exogenous variation across counties in the timing of national identity card distribution, whic...

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Volume: 52
Main Author: De Brauw, Alan
Giles, John
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: MADISON University of Wisconsin Press 2017
UNIV WISCONSIN PRESS
published in: The Journal of human resources Vol. 52; no. 1; pp. 272 - 311
Data of publication: 2017
ISSN: 0022-166X
1548-8004
1548-8004
EISSN: 1548-8004
Discipline: Economics
Business
Education
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