Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Skills for the Peruvian Labor Market : Addressing Measurement Error through Latent Skills Estimations

Evidence from developed country data suggests that cognitive and non-cognitive skills contribute to improved labor market outcomes. This paper tests this hypothesis in a developing country by using an individual-level data set from Peru that incorporates modules to measure cognitive and non-cognitiv...

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Main Author: Cunningham, Wendy
Parra Torrado, Mónica
Sarzosa, Miguel
Format: Publication
Language: English
Place of publication: World Bank, Washington, DC 01.02.2016
Data of publication: 2016-02-01
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: OpenAIRE (Open Access)
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