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Labor force withdrawal, re-entry and wages by educational attainment in Japanese women

Higuchi, Yoshio

The purpose of this paper is twofold: 1) to identify differences in work history such as withdrawal from and reentry into the labor force among women with different educational backgrounds; and 2) to examine the mechanism which causes these differences from the perspective of the human capital theory.

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Center on Japanese Economy and Business
Center on Japanese Economy and Business, Graduate School of Business, Columbia University
Center on Japanese Economy and Business Working Papers, 7
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February 7, 2011