Rates of return to education in Botswana

@inproceedings{Siphambe2000RatesOR,
  title={Rates of return to education in Botswana},
  author={Happy Kufigwa Siphambe},
  year={2000}
}
Abstract Using data from a Household Income and Expenditure Survey and data collected by the author, this paper presents up-to-date private rates of return to education in Botswana. The empirical fitness of the Mincerian Earnings Function is also tested. The major results are: (1) rates of return rise by level of education; (2) the empirical fitness of the human capital model is quite robust; (3) education is not income equalising; (4) women are paid less than men despite being on average more… CONTINUE READING

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