Panos, Sousounis (2009): The Impact of Work-Related Training on Employee Earnings: Evidence from Great Britain.
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Using data from the British Household Panel Survey for the years 1998-2005, this study estimates the impact of work-related training on earnings levels. Different measures for general and specific training are constructed from available information. The analysis diverges from the standard fixed effects framework for earnings determination modelling and presents evidence in support of the predictions of the standard human capital theory with regards to training sponsoring using a random effects formulation for the earnings equation suggested by Nijman and Verbeek (1992) for controlling for attrition bias in unbalanced panels.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||The Impact of Work-Related Training on Employee Earnings: Evidence from Great Britain.|
|Keywords:||work-related training, human capital, earnings|
|Subjects:||J - Labor and Demographic Economics > J3 - Wages, Compensation, and Labor Costs > J31 - Wage Level and Structure; Wage Differentials
C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C2 - Single Equation Models; Single Variables > C23 - Models with Panel Data; Longitudinal Data; Spatial Time Series
J - Labor and Demographic Economics > J2 - Demand and Supply of Labor > J24 - Human Capital; Skills; Occupational Choice; Labor Productivity
|Depositing User:||Panos Sousounis|
|Date Deposited:||25. Mar 2009 15:51|
|Last Modified:||19. Feb 2013 12:10|
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