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Research Output 2006 2019

  • 14 Article
  • 1 Commissioned report
  • 1 Discussion paper
2019

Do selective schooling systems increase inequality?

Burgess, S., Dickson, M. & Macmillan, L., 25 Feb 2019, In : Oxford Economic Papers. p. 1-24 24 p., gpz028.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2018

A Note on the Wage Effects of the 1972 Raising of the School Leaving Age in Scotland and Northern Ireland

Dickson, M. & Buscha, F., 30 Nov 2018, In : Scottish Journal of Political Economy. 65, 5, p. 572-582 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wage
school
labor statistics
reform
Wages

How employers can boost social mobility by changing the way they recruit

Dickson, M., 22 Mar 2018, The Conversation.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access
13 Citations (Scopus)
56 Downloads (Pure)

The causal effects of education on health outcomes in the UK Biobank

Davies, N., Dickson, M., Davey Smith, G., van den Berg, G. & Windmeijer, F., 28 Feb 2018, In : Nature Human Behaviour. 2, p. 117-125 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
2016
10 Citations (Scopus)

Early, late or never? When does parental education impact child outcomes?

Dickson, M., Gregg, P. & Robinson, H., 31 Oct 2016, In : The Economic journal. 126, 596, p. F184–F231 48 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Education
Causal effect
Parental education
England
Standard deviation
Open Access
Workers
National minimum wage
Minimum wage
Wages
Industry
2015
38 Downloads (Pure)

The Wage Returns to Education over the Life-Cycle: Heterogeneity and the Role of Experience

Dickson, M. & Buscha, F., Dec 2015, (Discussion Paper Series; no. 9596).

Research output: Working paperDiscussion paper

Open Access
File
Wages
Education
Returns to education
Regression discontinuity
Life cycle
2014

Hard Evidence: do grammar schools boost social mobility?

Dickson, M., Macmillan, L. & Burgess, S., 18 Jun 2014, The Conversation.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access
Social Mobility
grammar
school
evidence
secondary school
4 Citations (Scopus)
93 Downloads (Pure)

The Lifetime Earnings Premium in the Public Sector: The View from Europe

Dickson, M., Postel-Vinay, F. & Turon, H., Dec 2014, In : Labour Economics. 31, p. 141-161

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Public sector
Premium
Spain
France
Labour market
2013
7 Citations (Scopus)
91 Downloads (Pure)

100 Questions: Identifying research priorities for poverty prevention and reduction

Sutherland, W. J., Goulden, C., Bell, K., Bennett, F., Burall, S., Bush, M., Callan, S., Catcheside, K., Corner, J., D'arcy, C. T., Dickson, M., Dolan, J. A., Doubleday, R., Eckley, B. J., Foreman, E. T., Foster, R., Gilhooly, L., Gray, A. M., Hall, A. C., Harmer, M. & 23 others, Hastings, A., Johnes, C., Johnstone, M., Kelly, P., Kenway, P., Lee, N., Moore, R., Ouchikh, J., Plunkett, J., Rowlingson, K., Paul, A. S., Sefton, T. A. J., Shaheen, F., Sodha, S., Stearn, J., Stewart, K., Stone, E., Tinsley, M., Tomsett, R. J., Tyrer, P., Unwin, J., Wall, D. G. & Wollner, P. K. A., 25 Oct 2013, In : Journal of Poverty and Social Justice. 21, 3, p. 189-205 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
poverty
family education
housing market
taxes
inclusion
16 Citations (Scopus)

The causal effect of education on wages revisited

Dickson, M., Aug 2013, In : Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics. 75, 4, p. 477-498 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Causal Effect
Wages
Instrumental Variables
wage
Smoking
2012
2 Citations (Scopus)

The raising of the school leaving age: returns in later life

Buscha, F. & Dickson, M., Nov 2012, In : Economics Letters. 117, 2, p. 389-393 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Longitudinal study
Household
2011
41 Citations (Scopus)

Economic returns to education: what we know, what we don’t know, and where we are going — some brief pointers

Dickson, M. & Harmon, C., Dec 2011, In : Economics of Education Review. 30, 6, p. 1118-1122 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

economics of education
science
economics
education
literature
15 Citations (Scopus)

What determines the return to education: an extra year or a hurdle cleared?

Dickson, M. & Smith, S., Dec 2011, In : Economics of Education Review. 30, 6, p. 1167-1176 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

qualification
education
Returns to education
Qualification
reform
2006
28 Citations (Scopus)

Employment, family union and childbearing decisions in Great Britain

Aassve, A., Burgess, S., Propper, C. & Dickson, M., 1 Oct 2006, In : Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A (Statistics in Society). 169, 4, p. 781-804

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Union
Fertility
event
fertility
Microsimulation
2 Citations (Scopus)

The Analysis of Poverty Data with Endogenous Transitions

Burgess, S., Propper, C. & Dickson, M., 1 Mar 2006, In : Fiscal Studies. 27, 1, p. 75-98

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Poverty
Economics
Economic impact
Household
Economic behaviour