Economic returns to schooling in urban China, 1988 to 2001

This study provides estimates of the returns to schooling in urban China over an extended period of economic reforms. We find a dramatic increase in the returns to education, from only 4.0 percent per year of schooling in 1988 to 10.2 percent in 2001. Most of the rise in the returns to education occ...

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Volume: 33
Main Author: Zhang, Junsen
Zhao, Yaohui
Park, Albert
Song, Xiaoqing
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: SAN DIEGO Elsevier Inc 2005
ACADEMIC PRESS INC ELSEVIER SCIENCE
Elsevier
Elsevier B.V
published in: Journal of Comparative Economics Vol. 33; no. 4; pp. 730 - 752
Data of publication: 2005
ISSN: 0147-5967
1095-7227
EISSN: 1095-7227
Discipline: Economics
Education
Series: Journal of Comparative Economics
Subjects:
P23
J31
J24
GAP
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: FIS Bildung Literaturdatenbank
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