Peer Group and Distance: When Widening University Participation is Better

We study the effect of a new university in a two‐city model in which individuals’ utility depends on own ability, peer group ability, formal education and mobility costs. We compare a monopoly (one university in one city) with a two‐university system (one university in each city). Introducing the se...

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Volume: 82
Main Author: Cesi, Berardino
Paolini, Dimitri
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: HOBOKEN Blackwell Publishing Ltd 01.12.2014
Wiley Subscription Services, Inc
published in: The Manchester school Vol. 82; no. S2; pp. 110 - 132
Data of publication: 2014-12
ISSN: 1463-6786
EISSN: 1467-9957
Discipline: Economics
Social Sciences (General)
Bibliography: MIUR-PRIN 2008
Fondazione Banco di Sardegna
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Istex
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