Strawinski, Pawel (2008): External Return to Education in Poland.
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In the article social rate of return to education is considered. As is pointed out in various research papers social return rate exceeds the pure technical rate of return by considerable margin. However, it is hard to calculate adequate figure due to methodological and data problems. The model used in the article is based on a comparative advantage theory. It contains two equations: one for technical and social rate of return to education, second deals with non-random selection for different education regimes. We find that private rate of return is over 7% yearly and therefore is still among the highest in Europe and there exists additional 1.5% social return to higher education.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||External Return to Education in Poland|
|Keywords:||return to education, private returns, external return|
|Subjects:||O - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth > O1 - Economic Development > O15 - Human Resources; Human Development; Income Distribution; Migration
I - Health, Education, and Welfare > I2 - Education and Research Insititutions > I22 - Educational Finance
|Depositing User:||Paweł Strawiński|
|Date Deposited:||18. Nov 2008 05:30|
|Last Modified:||24. Feb 2013 12:54|
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