Student graduation, labour market destinations and employment earnings

SOURCE: Student retention & graduate destination: higher education & labour market access & success
OUTPUT TYPE: Chapter in Monograph
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2010
TITLE AUTHOR(S): H.Bhorat, N.Mayet, M.Visser
SOURCE AUTHOR(S): M.Letseka, M.Cosser, M.Breier, M.Visser
KEYWORDS: EMPLOYMENT, GRADUATE EMPLOYMENT SURVEY, GRADUATES, LABOUR MARKET
DEPARTMENT: Education and Skills Development (ESD)
Print: HSRC Library: shelf number 6226

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Abstract

This chapter begins with an empirical overview of the data and a descriptive analysis of selected variables of interest. A more quantitative approach follows in which the three observable outcomes in the dataset - graduation, employment and earnings - are modelled.