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Contextual explanations for numeracy and literacy skill disparities between native and foreign-born adults in western countries.

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Source(s): PLoS ONE, Vol 12, Iss 3, p e0172087 (2017)

Abstract: Using new direct measures of numeracy and literacy skills among 85,875 adults in 17 Western countries, we find that foreign-born adults have lower mean skills than native-born adults of the same age (16 to 64) in all of the examined countries. The gaps...

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The Direct Effect of Taxes and Transfers on Changes in the U.S. Income Distribution, 1967-2015.

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Source(s): Demography (Springer Nature); Oct2020, Vol. 57 Issue 5, p1833-1851, 19p, 5 Graphs, 1 Map

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WAS MOYNIHAN RIGHT?

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Source(s): Education Next. Spring2015, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p14-20. 7p.

Abstract: The article discusses the validation of the "The Negro Family: The Case for National Action" report issued by the late Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan at the U.S. Department of Labor in the decades since its release in 1965. "The Truly Disadvantaged" s...

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Contextual explanations for numeracy and literacy skill disparities between native and foreign-born adults in western countries.

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Source(s): PLoS ONE; 3/16/2017, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p1-25, 25p

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SCHOOL ACCOUNTABILITY, POSTSECONDARY ATTAINMENT, AND EARNINGS.

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Source(s): Review of Economics & Statistics; Dec2016, Vol. 98 Issue 5, p848-862, 15p, 1 Diagram, 5 Charts, 3 Graphs

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