Session 78:
Human capital and inequality

Friday, June 27
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Lecture Room 328
3rd floor

Chair: Alexia Fürnkranz-Prskawetz, Vienna University of Technology

  1. An agent-based computational model of assortative mating and the reversal of gender inequality in education in EuropeAndré Grow, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven; Jan Van Bavel, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven; Yolien De Hauw, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

  2. New global estimates of mean years of schooling for 171 countriesMichaela Potancokova, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU); Samir K.C., Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU); Anne Goujon, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU); Ramon Bauer, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU)

  3. Millennium Development Goals (MDGs): measuring within-country inequalities for selected indicators using IPUMS-International Data (1990-2010)Ana Cuesta, University of Minnesota; Rodrigo Lovaton Davila, University of Minnesota

  4. Educational mismatch, gender and racial wage inequality: evidence on the persistence of high-skilled blacks and women in low-skilled jobs in BrazilMariana Salemi, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG); Ana Hermeto, Cedeplar, UFMG

  5. Measuring education in the century of changeMarkus Speringer, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU); Anne Goujon, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU); Samir K.C., Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU); Michaela Potancokova, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU)

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