What drives the reversal of the gender education gap?

evidence from Germany

We study the mechanisms that are associated with the gender education gap and its reversal in Germany. We focus on three outcomes, graduation from upper secondary school, any tertiary education, and tertiary degree. Neither individual and family background nor labor market characteristics appear to...

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Main Author: Schwientek, Caroline
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Erlangen [u.a.] Friedrich-Alexander-Univ 2015
Data of publication: 2015
Series: BGPE discussion paper
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Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: ECONIS
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