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The effect of grade retention on secondary school performance

evidence from a natural experiment

Maria Ferreira (Maastricht University), Bart H.H. Golsteyn (Maastricht University and IZA), Sergio Parra-Cely (Maastricht University) ; IZA Institute of Labor Economics

We study the effects of grade retention on secondary school performance by considering a change in Colombia's educative legislation. In 2010, the rule that forced schools to retain up to a 5% of students was abolished. Exploiting variation in schools' retention rates in a difference-in-dif...

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Main Author: Ferreira Sequeda, Maria
Golsteyn, Bart H. H
Parra-Cely, Sergio
Format: eBook
Language: English
Related: Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit ¬[Herausgebendes Organ]
Ort : Verlag : ErscheinungsdatumBonn, Germany : IZA Institute of Labor Economics : June 2018
Extent: 1 Online-Ressource (45 Seiten) : Diagramme
Umfang: (Dateityp; Kodierungsformat)Textdatei; PDF
Series: Discussion paper series / IZA Institute of Labor Economics ; no. 11604
Links: Fulltext
HBZ-ID: HT019724012 » further libraries in North Rhine-Westphalia
Database: ULB Bonn