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On the weak vs strong version of the screening hypothesis: a re-examination of the P-test for the U.K
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Economics of Education Review Volume 17, Number 2 ISSN 0272-7757 Publisher: Elsevier Ltd

Abstract

In this paper we propose that the previous studies on the P-test may suffer from selectivity bias by not correcting for the endogeneity of sector of employment. Our results show that, after this correction is made, the case for the human capital explanation is strengthened. [JEL I21, J31]

Citation

Arabsheibani, G.R. & Rees, H. On the weak vs strong version of the screening hypothesis: a re-examination of the P-test for the U.K. Economics of Education Review, 17(2), 189-192. Elsevier Ltd. Retrieved November 28, 2020 from .

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