General Education, Vocational Education, and Labor-Market Outcomes over the Life-Cycle
Research, Conference object, Preprint
Eric A. Hanushek
- Publisher: Munich: Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute (CESifo)
life-cycle | I20 | International Adult Literacy Survey (IALS) | J64 | J31 | employment | J24 | vocational education | vocational education, apprenticeship, employment, wages, life-cycle, adult education, International Adult Literacy Survey (IALS) | wages | apprenticeship | adult education | surplus subsidy schemes, polluting monopolist, verifiable regulatory mechanisms
Policy debates about the balance of vocational and general education programs focus on the school-to-work transition. But with rapid technological change, gains in youth employment from vocational education may be offset by less adaptability and thus diminished employme...