Beyond qualifications

Returns to cognitive and socio-emotional skills in Colombia

This paper examines the relationship between individuals' skills and labor market outcomes for the working-age population of Colombia's urban areas. Using a 2012 unique household survey, the paper finds that cognitive skills (aptitudes to perform mental tasks such as comprehension or reaso...

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Volume: 7430
Main Author: Acosta, Pablo
Muller, Noël
Sarzosa, Miguel
Format: Book
Language: English
Place of publication: Washington, DC Social Protection and Labor Global Practice Group 2015
The World Bank
Data of publication: 2015
Series: Policy research working paper
Online Access: available in Bonn?
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