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Education and labour market

The empirical work of this cluster is devoted to understanding a number of themes:

  1. The determinants of educational attainments and its impacts on the labor market when students are making the transition to the labor market.
  2. Understanding the imperfection and frictions in the labor market.
  3. Understanding the pattern of labour movement in the market.


  1. Getinet Astatike Haile & Anh Ngoc Nguyen, 2007. "Determinants of academic attainment in the United States: A quantile regression analysis of test scores," Education Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 16(1), pages 29-57.Click here to download!

  2. Jim Taylor & Anh Ngoc Nguyen, 2006. "An Analysis of the Value Added by Secondary Schools in England: Is the Value Added Indicator of Any Value?," Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Department of Economics, University of Oxford, vol. 68(2), pages 203-224, 04. Click here to download!

  3. Anh Ngoc Nguyen & Jim Taylor & Steve Bradley, 2006. "The Estimated Effect Of Catholic Schooling On Educational Outcomes Using Propensity Score Matching," Bulletin of Economic Research, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 58(4), pages 285-307, October. Click here to download!

  4. Anh Nguyen & Getinet Haile & Jim Taylor, 2005. "Ethnic And Gender Differences In Intergenerational Mobility: A Study Of 26-Year-Olds In The Usa," Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Scottish Economic Society, vol. 52(4), pages 544-564, 09. Click here to download!

  5. Anh Ngoc Nguyen & Jim Taylor, 2003. "Post-high school choices: New evidence from a multinomial logit model," Journal of Population Economics, Springer, vol. 16(2), pages 287-306, 05. Click here to download!

  6. Nicola Jones & Anh Nguyen Ngoc & Elizabeth Presler-Marshall, 2011. "Mapping the reform process in the public delivery of Social protection services in Viet Nam," Working Papers 19, Development and Policies Research Center (DEPOCEN), Vietnam. Click here to download!

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