Vocational qualification as safety-net? Education-to-work transitions of higher education dropouts in Germany
作者: Mirte ScholtenNicole Tieben
作者单位: 1University of Mannheim/Mannheim Center for European Social Research
2University of Tübingen/LEAD Graduate School & Research Network
刊名: Empirical Research in Vocational Education and Training, 2017, Vol.9 (1), pp.1-17
来源数据库: Springer Nature Journal
DOI: 10.1186/s40461-017-0050-7
英文摘要: Abstract(#br) Background(#br)In Germany, almost 15 per cent of all first-year students leave higher education without obtaining a degree. The German post-secondary educational system is tracked however, and many dropouts enter the labour market with pre-tertiary vocational training certificates. We therefore examine if higher education dropouts benefit from these vocational qualifications obtained outside higher education and use vocational credentials as a safety net.(#br) Methods(#br)Using data from the German National Educational Panel Study (NEPS Starting Cohort 6), this study employs Cox and OLS regression models to examine the labour market transition of higher education dropouts. We distinguish the actual transitions (finding a job) from the occupational status of the first...
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  •  培养
  • qualification 鉴定试验
  • Germany 德联邦德国
  • safety 安全
  • education 培养
  • higher 培养