Parental education and offspring outcomes

Evidence from the Swedish compulsory schooling reform

In this paper, we exploit the Swedish compulsory schooling reform in order to estimate the causal effect of parental education on son's outcomes. We use data from the Swedish enlistment register on the entire population of males and focus on outcomes such as cognitive skills, non-cognitive skil...

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Main Author: Lundborg, Petter
Nilsson, Anton
Rooth, Dan-Olof
Format: Publication
Language: English
Place of publication: 2013
Data of publication: 2013
Discipline: Economics
Series: Working paper series
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: SWEPUB Freely available online
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