Modeling returns to education and labour market outcomes of doctoral degree holders in Bulgaria

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Simeonova-Ganeva, Ralitsa; Panayotova, Nataliya; Ganev, Kaloyan;
(2013)
  • Subject: returns to education, doctoral degree holders, labour market income, gender pay gap, pay gaps by field of study
    • jel: jel:I2 | jel:J3

In this study we present the theoretical framework of the so called Mincerian equations used for modelling returns to education. Then, we construct a conceptual framework which allows us to answer the question “What happens to doctoral degree holders in the labour marke... View more
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