returns to 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...
Publication date: 23 May 2012 | Publication type: NIESR Discussion Paper | Theme: Trade, Investment & Productivity, Employment & Social policy | Authors: Weale, M | JEL classification: C33, C35, J17, J24 | NIESR discussion paper number: 393
We explore the effects of income and, additionally education on the income, self-reported health and survival of people aged sixty-five and over in order to identify benefits resulting from education which are omitted in the conventional analysis with its focus on labour income excluding employer...
Publication date: 7 Nov 2011 | Publication type: NIESR Discussion Paper | Theme: Trade, Investment & Productivity, Employment & Social policy | Authors: Weale, M | JEL classification: C33, C35, J17, J24 | NIESR discussion paper number: 383
Note: This paper has been revised and is replaced by DP 393. We explore the effects of income and, additionally education on the income, self-reported health and survival of people aged sixty-five and over in order to identify benefits resulting from education which are omitted in the conventional...