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|Title:||Religion and the rate of return to human capital: evidence from Australia||Contributor(s):||Kortt, Michael A (author); Dollery, Brian E (author)||Publication Date:||2012||DOI:||10.1080/13504851.2011.608635||Handle Link:||https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/9334||Abstract:||We estimated the relationship between religion and the rate of return to human capital for Australia. Data from the Household Income Labour Dynamics Survey were analysed for men aged between 25 and 54 years. Conventional human capital functions were estimated using Ordinary Least Squares (OLS). Our results suggest that Catholic men benefit from a wage premium of 6.7%, controlling for an extensive range of controls.||Publication Type:||Journal Article||Source of Publication:||Applied Economics Letters, 19(10), p. 943-946||Publisher:||Routledge||Place of Publication:||United Kingdom||ISSN:||1466-4291
|Field of Research (FOR):||140208 Health Economics||Socio-Economic Objective (SEO):||920499 Public Health (excl. Specific Population Health) not elsewhere classified||Peer Reviewed:||Yes||HERDC Category Description:||C1 Refereed Article in a Scholarly Journal||Statistics to Oct 2018:||Visitors: 131
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