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Do Vietnamese schools provide the right education for an industrialising country?

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This paper examines whether Vietnamese schools are providing children with the education that is needed by an industrialising middle-income country. International comparisons show that, despite Vietnam’s generous spending on education, the country’s school enrolments and attainments are relatively low compared to its competitors in east and south-east Asia. The 2007 Labour Force Survey is used to examine the qualifications that new labour market entrants need to obtain skilled employment, and...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
International Development
Research group:
Young Lives
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
International Development
Research group:
Young Lives
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
International Development
Research group:
Young Lives
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Baulch, B
Grant:
R8544
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Young Lives Publisher's website
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Working papers
Place of publication:
http://www.younglives.org.uk/publications/WP
Publication date:
2012-01-01
ISBN:
9781904427926
Language:
English
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2014-02-03

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