A Nonparametric Approach for Wage Differentials of Higher Education Graduates

Monica Mihaela Matei, Ana-Maria Zamfir, Eliza Olivia Lungu
2014 Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences  
The analysis developed in this paper aims to identify the factors with positive influence and those with a negative impact on gross earnings for higher education graduates. The investigation is based on a dataset, obtained as a result of the surveys conducted in the HEGESCO (Higher Education as a Generator of Strategic Competences) project. We performed a nonparametric regression analysis between gross earnings in current job and a set of explanatory variables like gender, economic sector of
more » ... onomic sector of the current job, work duration.
doi:10.1016/j.sbspro.2013.12.442 fatcat:rnphsgt3rra7pi4txptdci6ska