Parental education and offspring outcomes

Evidence from the Swedish compulsory school reform

We use the Swedish compulsory school reform to estimate the causal effect of parental education on sons 1 outcomes. To this end, we use data from the Swedish military enlistment register on the entire population of males and consider outcomes, such as cognitive skills, noncognitive skills, and vario...

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Volume: 6
Main Author: Lundborg, Petter
Nilsson, Anton
Rooth, Dan-Olof
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: NASHVILLE American Economic Association 2014
AMER ECONOMIC ASSOC
published in: American economic journal. Applied economics Vol. 6; no. 1; pp. 253 - 278
ORCID: 0000-0001-5774-7189
0000-0001-8887-5677
Data of publication: 2014
ISSN: 1945-7790
1945-7782
1945-7790
EISSN: 1945-7790
Discipline: Economics
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