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On the Returns to Training in Portugal
This paper investigates the earnings effects of training in the Portuguese labour market. We use the Portuguese Labour Force Survey to classify training according to multiple criteria, includingExpand
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Overeducation dynamics and personality
In this paper, we use the 2000–2008 waves of the German Socioeconomic Panel to examine overeducation transitions. The results are based on a first-order Markov model that allows us to account forExpand
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Education, Educational Mismatch, and Wage Inequality: Evidence for Spain
In this paper, we explore the connection between education and wage inequality in Spain for the period 1994-2001. Drawing on quantile regression, we describe the conditional wage distribution ofExpand
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The Impact of Language Proficiency on Immigrants' Earnings in Spain
Este articulo utiliza microdatos de la Encuesta Nacional de Inmigrantes con el fin de analizar el impacto del aprendizaje del Castellano sobre los ingresos de los inmigrantes. Los resultados basadosExpand
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THE IMPACT OF LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY ON IMMIGRANTS
This article uses micro-data from the Spanish National Immigrant Survey to analyze the impact of Spanish language proficiency on immigrants’ earnings. The results, based on Instrumental VariablesExpand
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Educational Qualifications and Wage Inequality: Evidence for Europe
This paper explores the connection between education and wage inequality in nine European countries. We exploit the quantile regression technique to calculate returns to lower secondary, upperExpand
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The Effects of Over-Indebtedness on Individual Health
This paper uses data from the 2002-2005-2008 waves of the Spanish Survey of Household Finances (EFF) to investigate whether debts burdens hamper people's health. Several measures of debt strain areExpand
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The wage effects of training in Portugal: differences across skill groups, genders, sectors and training types
This article investigates the determinants and wage effects of training in Portugal. In a first stage, we show that there are considerable differences in training participation across groups ofExpand
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El fenómeno de la sobreeducación en Europa
The overeducation literature has typically assumed that the effect of overeducation on wages is constant across the conditional wage distribution. In this paper we use quantile regression and dataExpand
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Deprivation and Subjective Well�?Being: Evidence from Panel Data
type="main"> This paper uses data from the 2000–08 waves of the German Socio-Economic Panel dataset (SOEP) to assess the impact of deprivation in various life domains upon individual well-being.Expand
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