Returns to education

The causal effects of education on earnings, health, and smoking

This paper estimates returns to education using a dynamic model of educational choice that synthesizes approaches in the structural dynamic discrete choice literature with approaches used in the reduced-form treatment effect literature. It is an empirically robust middle ground between the two appro...

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Volume: 126
Main Author: Heckman, James J
Humphries, John Eric
Veramendi, Gregory
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: CHICAGO University of Chicago Press 2018
UNIV CHICAGO PRESS
Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Bonn
published in: Journal of political economy Vol. 126; no. S1; pp. 197 - 246
Data of publication: 2018
ISSN: 0047-2697
1537-534X
0022-3808
1537-534X
EISSN: 1537-534X
Dewey Decimal Classification: 330
Discipline: Economics
Military & Naval Science
Sociology & Social History
Political Science
Education
Bibliography: James J. Heckman: Department of Economics, University of Chicago, 1126 East 59th Street, Chicago, IL 60637; phone: 773-702-0634; fax: 773-702-8490; jjh@uchicago.edu. John Eric Humphries: Department of Economics, University of Chicago, 1126 East 59th Street, Chicago, IL 60637; phone: 773-980-6575; johneric@uchicago.edu. Gregory Veramendi: Arizona State University, 501 East Orange Street, CPCOM 412A, Tempe, AZ 85287-9801; phone: 480-965-0894; gregory.veramendi@asu.edu.
James J. Heckman, Department of Economics, University of Chicago, 1126 East 59th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, Phone: 773-702-0634, jjh@uchicago.edu
John Eric Humphries, Department of Economics, University of Chicago, 1126 East 59th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, Phone: 773-980-6575, johneric@uchicago.edu
Gregory Veramendi, Department of Economics, Arizona State University, 501 East Orange Street, CPCOM, 412A, Tempe, AZ 85287-9801, Phone: 480-965-0894, gregory.veramendi@asu.edu
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