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Title: Does Private Education Increase Earnings?
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1. Sandy, Jonathan
Duncan, Kevin Craig
Does Private Education Increase Earnings?
Eastern Economic Journal 22,3 (Summer 1996): 303-312.
Cohort(s): NLSY79
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan Journals
Keyword(s): Benefits, Fringe; Educational Status; Family Background and Culture; Human Capital; Job Tenure; Labor Economics; Private Schools; School Characteristics/Rating/Safety; Schooling; Training, Occupational; Training, On-the-Job; Unemployment Rate, Regional; Wage Differentials; Wage Levels

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This paper investigates the relative effectiveness of public and private schools by examining the differential effects of education on earnings. The paper estimates wage equations, controlling for private education, using the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth. Holding family background, ability, and other school characteristics constant, the results indicate that respondents attending private schools earn significantly higher wages than those attending public schools. (Adapted from EconLit)
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Sandy, Jonathan and Kevin Craig Duncan. "Does Private Education Increase Earnings?" Eastern Economic Journal 22,3 (Summer 1996): 303-312.