The raising of the school leaving age: returns in later life

Publication type

Journal Article

Published in

Economics Letters

Authors

Franz Buscha and Matt Dickson

Publication date

Summary

Using the recently released UK Household Longitudinal Study we examine whether the raising of the school leaving age in 1972 had a permanent impact on earnings for individuals in their early 50s.

Volume and page numbers

117, 389-393

DOI

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.econlet.2012.06.018

ISSN

16

Subjects

Education and Wages And Earnings

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