The importance of observing early school leaving and usually unobserved background and peer characteristics in analysing academic performance

In this paper the authors use a recent panel data set from New Zealand to examine the link between the academic performance and the decision by teenagers to drop out of school before exams at the end of year 10. These choices have significant lifetime economic impacts, since early school leaving in...

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Volume: 7,5
Main Author: Kalb, Guyonne
Maani, Sholeh A
Format: Book
Language: English
Place of publication: Parkville, Vic Melbourne Inst. of Applied Economic and Social Research 2007
Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research, University of Melbourne
Related: Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research
Data of publication: 2007
ISBN: 0734032358
ISSN: 1328-4991
EISSN: 1447-5863
Bibliography: 'February 2007'.
28 p.
Includes bibliographical references.
Series: Melbourne Institute working paper
Online Access: available in Bonn?
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