Too young to leave the nest?

The effects of school starting age

Using Norwegian data, we examine effects of school starting age (SSA). Unlike much recent literature, we can separate SSA from test age effects using scores from IQ tests taken outside school at about age 18. We find a small, negative effect of starting school older but much larger positive effects...

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Volume: 93
Main Author: Black, Sandra E
Devereux, Paul J
Salvanes, Kjell G
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: CAMBRIDGE MIT Press 2011
The MIT Press
MIT PRESS
MIT Press Journals
published in: The review of economics and statistics Vol. 93; no. 2; pp. 455 - 467
Data of publication: 2011
ISSN: 0034-6535
1530-9142
1530-9142
EISSN: 1530-9142
Discipline: Economics
Statistics
Subjects:
Men
Age
Online Access: Fulltext
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