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Subsidios de Educación: Impacto en la Migración y Convergencia Regional

Gonzalo Duran ()

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Abstract: : During the last couple of decades, the migratory movements in Chile have been minimum, regions are far from achieving match in the per capìta income, situation that would give persistence to the regional inequity. According to studies, in 52 years, half of the gap between a rich and a poor region would be closed. What generates this apparent motionless? a possible explanation, are the education subsidies, those act like an anchor element. The subject is covered using an enlarged specification of the Harris and Todaro’s model (1970), working trough cross section estimations.

Keywords: Migration; Convergence; Education Subsidies. (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: O15 R23 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
New Economics Papers: this item is included in nep-edu and nep-geo
Date: 2005-12-07
Note: Type of Document - pdf; pages: 29. 29 pages, econometric analysis, with graphs and equations, very interesting
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