High-Level Technical Education

Publication date: 2 Apr 2019 | Publication type: NIESR Discussion Paper | Theme: Education & Labour | Authors: Espinoza, H, Speckesser, S | JEL classification: I21, I24, I26, J64 | NIESR discussion paper number: 502
We use the earliest cohort of English secondary school leavers with newly available Longitudinal Education Outcomes data (622,000 pupils in 2002/03) to compare earnings of people with higher vocational/technical qualifications to those of degree holders. The unusually rich data allow us to estimate...