Essays on instruction time, grades and parental investments in education

Matthew Collins

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Sammanfattning

This thesis consists of four self-contained papers in the economics of education. The first chapter examines the importance of instruction time for student achievement on international assessments. The second chapter identifies the effect of sibling gender on education and how this effect varies according to traditional inheritance customs. The third chapter studies the effect of more informative feedback on student performance. The fourth chapter investigates the effect of university grade inflation on graduates’ labour market outcomes.
Originalspråkengelska
KvalifikationDoktor
Tilldelande institution
  • Ekonomihögskolan
Handledare
  • Nilsson, Therese, handledare
  • Bietenbeck, Jan, Biträdande handledare
Tilldelningsdatum2022 maj 6
UtgivningsortLund
Förlag
ISBN (tryckt)978-91-8039-150-4
ISBN (elektroniskt)978-91-8039-149-8
StatusPublished - 2022

Bibliografisk information

Defence details
Date: 2022-05-06
Time: 10:15
Place: EC3:210
External reviewer
Name: Rainer, Helmut
Title: Professor
Affiliation: University of Munich
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Ämnesklassifikation (UKÄ)

  • Nationalekonomi

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