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Working Papers

2018

  1. Returns to investment in education: a decennial review of the global literature
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article in Education Economics (2018)

2011

  1. Education: past, present and future global challenges
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (2)

2002

  1. Returns to investment in education: a further update
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (193)
    See also Journal Article in Education Economics (2004)

1997

  1. Poverty and Income Distribution in Latin America: The Story of the 1980s
    Working Papers, World Bank - Technical Papers View citations (11)

1996

  1. The Role of Government and the Private Sector in Fighting Poverty
    Working Papers, World Bank - Technical Papers

1994

  1. Pueblos indígenas y pobreza en América Latina: un análisis empírico
    Series Históricas, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL) Downloads

1993

  1. Returns to investment in education: a global update
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (71)
    See also Journal Article in World Development (1994)
  2. Teachers'salaries in Latin America: a comparative analysis
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)

1992

  1. Achievement evaluation of Colombia's Escuela Nueva: is multigrade the answer?
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Earnings and education in Latin America: assessing priorities for schooling investments
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (14)
  3. Ethnicity, education, and earnings in Bolivia and Guatemala
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (8)
  4. Latin American women's earnings and participation in the labor force
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (8)
  5. Socioeconomic and ethnic determinants of grade repetition in Bolivia and Guatemala
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (10)

1990

  1. Una nota sobre las tendencias de la tasa de retorno de la educación en Bogotá 1965 -1988
    Coyuntura Social, Fedesarrollo Downloads
  2. WHY EDUCATIONAL POLICIES CAN FAIL; AN OVERVIEW OF SELECTED AFRICAN EXPERIENCES
    World Bank - Discussion Papers, World Bank View citations (1)

Journal Articles

2018

  1. Returns to investment in education: a decennial review of the global literature
    Education Economics, 2018, 26, (5), 445-458 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2018)

2008

  1. Funding universities for efficiency and equity: research findings versus petty politics
    Education Economics, 2008, 16, (3), 245-260 Downloads

2005

  1. The real university cost in a "free" higher education country
    Economics of Education Review, 2005, 24, (1), 103-108 Downloads View citations (17)

2004

  1. Economies of education: from theory to practice
    Brussels Economic Review, 2004, 47, (3-4), 341-358 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Introduction to special issue in honor of Lewis C. Solmon
    Economics of Education Review, 2004, 23, (4), 317-317 Downloads
  3. Public versus private University Systems
    ifo DICE Report, 2004, 2, (4), 39-43 Downloads
  4. Returns to investment in education: a further update
    Education Economics, 2004, 12, (2), 111-134 Downloads View citations (572)
    See also Working Paper (2002)

2003

  1. The Social Cost of an Outdated Law: Article 16 of the Greek Constitution
    European Journal of Law and Economics, 2003, 16, (2), 123-137 Downloads View citations (8)

1999

  1. Assessing a higher education project: a Mauritius feasibility study
    Applied Economics, 1999, 31, (1), 27-35 Downloads
  2. Schooling and monetary rewards in Greece: an over-education false alarm?
    Applied Economics, 1999, 31, (12), 1589-1597 Downloads View citations (12)
  3. The trade-off between child labour and human capital formation: A Tanzanian case study
    Journal of Development Studies, 1999, 35, (5), 120-140 Downloads View citations (60)

1997

  1. Child labor versus educational attainment Some evidence from Latin America
    Journal of Population Economics, 1997, 10, (4), 377-386 Downloads View citations (133)
  2. Family size, schooling and child labor in Peru - An empirical analysis
    Journal of Population Economics, 1997, 10, (4), 387-405 Downloads View citations (165)
  3. Private education in a poor country: The case of urban Bolivia
    Economics of Education Review, 1997, 16, (4), 395-406 Downloads View citations (8)

1996

  1. A reply to Bennell
    World Development, 1996, 24, (1), 201-201 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Economics of education: A research agenda
    Economics of Education Review, 1996, 15, (4), 339-344 Downloads View citations (23)
  3. Public spending on higher education in developing countries: Too much rather than too little
    Economics of Education Review, 1996, 15, (4), 421-422 Downloads View citations (4)
  4. Teacher salaries in Latin America: A review
    Economics of Education Review, 1996, 15, (4), 401-406 Downloads View citations (17)

1995

  1. POVERTY AND INCOME INEQUALITY IN LATIN AMERICA DURING THE 1980s
    Review of Income and Wealth, 1995, 41, (3), 245-264 Downloads View citations (2)

1994

  1. Education and earnings in Paraguay
    Economics of Education Review, 1994, 13, (4), 321-327 Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Education and the labor market in Uruguay
    Economics of Education Review, 1994, 13, (1), 19-27 Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Educational performance of the poor: Lessons from rural Northeast Brazil: by Ralph W. Harbison and Eric A. Hanushek. New York: Oxford University Press for the World Bank. 1992. pp. 362 + xiv. price: US$39.95
    Economics of Education Review, 1994, 13, (3), 271-271 Downloads
  4. Returns to investment in education: A global update
    World Development, 1994, 22, (9), 1325-1343 Downloads View citations (865)
    See also Working Paper (1993)

1993

  1. A cost-benefit analysis of educational investment in Venezuela: 1989 update
    Economics of Education Review, 1993, 12, (4), 293-298 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Economic and Demographic Effects on Working Women in Latin America
    Journal of Population Economics, 1993, 6, (4), 293-315 View citations (6)

1992

  1. Schooling, Ability, and Earnings in Colombia, 1988
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 1992, 40, (3), 629-43 Downloads View citations (8)

1991

  1. An analysis of the sources of earnings variation among Brazilian males
    Economics of Education Review, 1991, 10, (4), 359-377 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Earnings and education in Venezuela: An update from the 1987 household survey
    Economics of Education Review, 1991, 10, (1), 29-36 Downloads View citations (6)

1990

  1. Earnings and education in Ecuador: Evidence from the 1987 household survey
    Economics of Education Review, 1990, 9, (3), 219-227 Downloads View citations (4)

1989

  1. Earnings and education in Argentina: an analysis of the 1985 Buenos Aires Household Survey
    Economics of Education Review, 1989, 8, (4), 353-365 Downloads View citations (9)
  2. Female Labor Force Participation: An International Perspective
    World Bank Research Observer, 1989, 4, (2), 187-201 View citations (40)
  3. The Determinants of Early Age Human Capital Formation: Evidence from Brazil
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 1989, 37, (4), 683-708 Downloads View citations (28)
  4. Time trends of the returns to education: Cross-national evidence
    Economics of Education Review, 1989, 8, (3), 225-231 Downloads View citations (41)

1988

  1. Education and Development: A Review
    World Bank Research Observer, 1988, 3, (1), 99-116 View citations (20)
  2. Education and national development: A comparative perspective: By Ingemar Fagerlind and Lawrence J. Saha. Oxford: Pergamon Press, 1983. 237 pp. U.S.$32 (cloth), U.S.$13 (paper)
    Economics of Education Review, 1988, 7, (3), 367-368 Downloads
  3. Education and the labor market in Venezuela, 1975-1984
    Economics of Education Review, 1988, 7, (3), 321-332 Downloads View citations (3)

1987

  1. The external efficiency of diversified secondary schools in Colombia
    Economics of Education Review, 1987, 6, (2), 99-110 Downloads View citations (1)

1986

  1. WELFARE EFFECTS OF GOVERNMENT INTERVENTION IN EDUCATION
    Contemporary Economic Policy, 1986, 4, (3), 51-62 Downloads

1985

  1. Returns to Education: A Further International Update and Implications
    Journal of Human Resources, 1985, 20, (4), 583-604 Downloads View citations (227)

1984

  1. Education and development: Roger M. Garrett, ed., (Croom Helm, London, 1984) pp. 276, [UK pound]14.95
    Journal of Development Economics, 1984, 16, (3), 346-346 Downloads
  2. Education and economic growth in the developing countries: Peter Mandi. Budapest: Akademiai Kiado, 1981 (distributed in the us by Humanities Press, Atlantic High-lands, NJ). pp. 225. Price U.S.$25.00
    Economics of Education Review, 1984, 3, (4), 353-354 Downloads
  3. The effect of diversified schools on employment status and earnings in Colombia
    Economics of Education Review, 1984, 3, (4), 315-331 Downloads View citations (1)

1982

  1. An analysis of the determinants of the demand for upper secondary education in Portugal
    Economics of Education Review, 1982, 2, (3), 233-251 Downloads
  2. Earnings and education in Greece, 1960–1977
    European Economic Review, 1982, 17, (3), 333-347 Downloads View citations (7)
  3. The Distribution of Schooling and the Distribution of Earnings: Raising the School Leaving Age in 1972
    The Manchester School of Economic & Social Studies, 1982, 50, (1), 24-40
  4. The Reward for Risk in the Labor Market: Evidence from the United Kingdom and a Reconciliation with Other Studies
    Journal of Political Economy, 1982, 90, (4), 827-53 Downloads View citations (30)

1981

  1. Education, employment and inequality in LDCs
    World Development, 1981, 9, (1), 37-54 Downloads
  2. Further Evidence of the Relevance of the Dual Labor Market Hypothesis for the U. K
    Journal of Human Resources, 1981, 16, (3), 442-448 Downloads View citations (5)
  3. Racial Earnings Differentials in the U.K
    Oxford Economic Papers, 1981, 33, (3), 413-25 Downloads View citations (5)

1979

  1. Human Capital and Earnings: British Evidence and a Critique
    Review of Economic Studies, 1979, 46, (3), 485-503 Downloads View citations (32)
  2. International comparisons of educational and economic indicators, revisited
    World Development, 1979, 7, (11-12), 995-1004 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. On the weak versus the strong version of the screening hypothesis
    Economics Letters, 1979, 4, (2), 181-185 Downloads View citations (44)
  4. Socioeconomic Background, Schooling and Monetary Rewards in the United Kingdom
    Economica, 1979, 46, (184), 435-39 Downloads View citations (5)

1977

  1. Schooling, experience and earnings: The case of an LDC
    Journal of Development Economics, 1977, 4, (1), 39-48 Downloads View citations (4)

1976

  1. Schooling and Income Distribution
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1976, 58, (3), 332-38 Downloads View citations (11)

1975

  1. Estimating some key parameters in the brain drain taxation model
    Journal of Development Economics, 1975, 2, (3), 309-318 Downloads View citations (1)

1974

  1. The Screening Hypothesis and the Returns to Education
    Journal of Political Economy, 1974, 82, (5), 985-98 Downloads View citations (82)

1972

  1. Further Evidence on the Elasticity of Substitution among Different Types of Educated Labor
    Journal of Political Economy, 1972, 80, (4), 786-92 Downloads View citations (10)

Edited books

1987

  1. Economics of Education
    Elsevier Monographs, Elsevier Downloads View citations (1)

Chapters

2008

  1. Education and Human Capital
    Chapter 24 in International Handbook of Development Economics, Volumes 1 & 2, 2008 Downloads

2004

  1. Human Capital and Rates of Return
    Chapter 1 in International Handbook on the Economics of Education, 2004 Downloads View citations (2)
 
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