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Occupational Choice and Earnings Determination: The Role of Sample Selection and Non-Pecuniary Factors

Citation

Dolton, Peter J.; Makepeace, G. H.; & van der Klaauw, Wilbert (1989). Occupational Choice and Earnings Determination: The Role of Sample Selection and Non-Pecuniary Factors. Oxford Economic Papers, 41(3), 573-94.

Abstract

ALL ENTRANTS to the labour market make occupational choices but the extent to which these choices can be explained empirically by individual preferences over job characteristics is largely unknown. Equally uncertain is the degree to which education, social background and human capital

URL

https://www.jstor.org/stable/2663246

Reference Type

Journal Article

Journal Title

Oxford Economic Papers

Author(s)

Dolton, Peter J.
Makepeace, G. H.
van der Klaauw, Wilbert

Year Published

1989

Volume Number

41

Issue Number

3

Pages

573-94

Reference ID

1493