Specificity of occupational training and occupational mobility : an empirical study based on Lazear's skill-weights approach

"According to standard human capital theory, firm-financed training cannot be explained if the skills obtained are general in nature. Nevertheless, in German-speaking countries, firms invest heavily in apprenticeship training although the skills are assumed to be general. In our paper, we study...

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Format: Zeitschriftenaufsatz
Hauptverfasser: Geel, Regula (VerfasserIn); Mure, Johannes (VerfasserIn); Backes-Gellner, Uschi (VerfasserIn)
Veröffentlicht: 2011
Schriftenreihe:Education economics
Enthalten in:Education economics / 19 (2011), H. 5
Umfang:S. 519-535