Short-run effects of parental job loss on children's academic achievement

▶ Parental job loss is associated with significant increases in a child's probability of repeating a grade in school. ▶ This relationship is robust to controls for the child's own and siblings’ previous grade retention. ▶ The timing of the increased grade retention supports a causal role f...

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Volume: 30
Main Author: Stevens, Ann Huff
Schaller, Jessamyn
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: OXFORD Elsevier India Pvt Ltd 2011
PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD
Elsevier
published in: Economics of education review Vol. 30; no. 2; pp. 289 - 299
Data of publication: 2011
ISSN: 0272-7757
1873-7382
EISSN: 1873-7382
Discipline: Education
Economics
Series: Economics of Education Review
Subjects:
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Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Web of Knowledge
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