Session 46:
Educational Achievement and Attainment

Thursday, April 11
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Bayside C
4th Floor

Chair: Eric Grodsky, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Discussant: Thomas A. DiPrete, Columbia University

  1. Age Structure, Education and Economic GrowthJesus Cuaresma Crespo, Vienna University of Economics and Business; Wolfgang Lutz, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA); Warren C. Sanderson, Stony Brook University, State University of New York (SUNY)

  2. Who Benefits Most from a University Degree? A Cross-National Comparison of Selection and Wage Returns in the U.S., U.K. and GermanyJennifer A. Flashman, Yale University; Renee Luthra, University of Essex

  3. Growing Socio-Economic Inequalities in Educational Attainment and the Role of Parental WealthFabian T. Pfeffer, University of Michigan

  4. The Impact of Local Labour Market Conditions on School Leaving DecisionsAlberto Tumino, University of Essex; Mark Taylor, University of Essex

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