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dc.contributor.authorKronlid, Karinen_US
dc.date.accessioned2011-12-14T09:41:13Z-
dc.date.available2011-12-14T09:41:13Z-
dc.date.issued2001en_US
dc.identifier.isbn929190113Xen_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10419/52866-
dc.description.abstractThis paper investigates the correlates of household welfare in urban Ethiopia with an emphasis on the impact of education. We use household panel data collected between 1994 and 1997. Welfare is approximated by household income. Although non-educated households are found in all income quintiles, education has a significant effect on household welfare. The effect of education is reduced when parental background is introduced as an explanatory variable, indicating that parents’ education has an effect on the quality of children’s education. If all main income earners were given at least primary education, average household income would increase by nearly 3 per cent. Female-led households with many children would be among the prime beneficiaries of this. – welfare ; urban ; education ; Ethiopiaen_US
dc.language.isoengen_US
dc.publisher|aUNU-WIDER |cHelsinkien_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries|aWIDER Discussion Papers // World Institute for Development Economics (UNU-WIDER) |x2001/144en_US
dc.subject.jelI30en_US
dc.subject.jelR15en_US
dc.subject.jelO20en_US
dc.subject.ddc330en_US
dc.subject.stwPrivater Haushalten_US
dc.subject.stwHaushaltseinkommenen_US
dc.subject.stwBildungsniveauen_US
dc.subject.stwStadten_US
dc.subject.stwÄthiopienen_US
dc.titleHousehold welfare and education in urban Ethiopiaen_US
dc.typeWorking Paperen_US
dc.identifier.ppn345631773en_US
dc.rightshttp://www.econstor.eu/dspace/Nutzungsbedingungenen_US

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