Maintaining (locus of) control?

Assessing the impact of locus of control on education decisions and wages

This paper establishes that individuals with an internal locus of control, i.e., who believe that reinforcement in life comes from their own actions instead of being determined by luck or destiny, earn higher wages. However, this positive effect only translates into labor income via the channel of e...

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Volume: 10-093
Main Author: Piatek, Rémi
Pinger, Pia
Format: Book
Language: English
Place of publication: Mannheim ZEW, Zentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung 2010
Data of publication: 2010
Series: Discussion paper / ZEW
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: FIS Bildung Literaturdatenbank
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