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Global Dataset on Education Quality : A Review and Update (2000-2017) (Policy Research Working Paper No. WPS8592)Patrinos, H. A., & Angrist, N. - 2018 - World Bank Group
Returns to investment in education: a decennial review of the global literaturePsacharopoulos, G., & Patrinos, H. A. - 2018 - Education Economics, 26(5), 445–458
In the 60-plus year history of returns to investment in education estimates, there have been several compilations in the literature. This paper updates Psacharopoulos and Patrinos and reviews the latest trends and patterns based on 1120 estimates in 139 countries from 1950 to 2014. The private average global return to a year of schooling is 9% a year. Private returns to higher education increased, raising issues of financing and equity. Social returns to schooling remain high. Women continue...
An Analysis of COVID-19 Student Learning Loss [Working Paper]Patrinos, H. A., Vegas, E., & Carter-Rau, R. - 2022 - World Bank
COVID-19 caused significant disruption to the global education system. Early reviews of the first wave of lockdowns and school closures suggested significant learning loss in a few countries. A more recent and thorough analysis of recorded learning loss evidence documented since the beginning of the school closures between March 2020 and March 2022 finds even more evidence of learning loss. Most studies observed increases in inequality where certain demographics of students experienced more...