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Higher university fees reduce applications and attendance

Sa, Filipa (2015) Higher university fees reduce applications and attendance. British Politics and Policy at LSE (28 Sep 2015). Website.

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Abstract

Filipa Sá uses the variation in the level of university fees between England and Scotland over time to measure the effect of fees on university applications, course choice and attendance. She finds that applications decrease by about 1.6% for a £1,000 increase in fees and courses that lead to lower salaries and lower employment rates after graduation are more sensitive to changes in fees.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy
Additional Information: © 2015 The Author(s) CC BY-NC-ND 3.0; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HJ Public Finance
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Sets: Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Date Deposited: 11 Apr 2017 09:09
Last Modified: 02 Aug 2020 23:22
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/73356

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