Session 98:
Human Capital, Labor Market Outcomes, and Inequality

Friday, May 2
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Salons J-K
4th Floor

Chair: Theodore P. Gerber, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Discussant: Taryn Dinkelman, Dartmouth College

  1. Increasing Returns to Education, Changing Labor Force Structure, and the Rise of Earnings Inequality in Urban China, 1996-2010Xiang Zhou, University of Michigan

  2. Returns to Education and Labor Market Sorting in Transition Economies: The Case of Slovenia, 1993-2007Britni L. Adams, University of California, Irvine; Andrew Penner, University of California, Irvine; Nina Bandelj, University of California, Irvine; Aleksandra Kanjuo Mrcela, University of Ljubljana

  3. Schooling Inequality, Returns to Schooling, and Earnings Inequality: Evidence from Brazil and South AfricaDavid Lam, University of Michigan; Nicola Branson, University of Cape Town; Murray Leibbrandt, University of Cape Town

  4. A Century of Adolescent Employment in the United States, 1870-1970Eric V. Edmonds, Dartmouth College; Misty L. Heggeness, National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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