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Type Working Paper - Women in Development
Title Does the structure of production affect demand for schooling in Peru?
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Publication (Day/Month/Year) 1990
URL http://www-wds.worldbank.org/servlet/WDSContentServer/WDSP/IB/1990/08/01/000009265_3960929235108/Ren​dered/PDF/multi_page.pdf
Abstract
The more important the services sector, the more likely girls are to get more education. The more important industry, the more likely boys are to get more education. Both sexes get more schooling as the supply price of schooling falls, but girls gain more than boys do.

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