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dc.creatorGamboa Niño, Luis Fernando 
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dc.date.created2014
dc.date.issued2014
dc.identifier.citationGamboa, L. F. (2014). Pre-school contributions to future achievements. Bogotá: Universidad del Rosario.
dc.identifier.urihttp://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/10859
dc.descriptionThis paper provides recent evidence about the beneÖts of attending preschool on future performance. A non-parametric matching procedure is used over two outcomes: math and verbal scores at a national mandatory test (Saber11) in Colombia. It is found that students who had the chance of attending preschool obtain higher scores in math (6.7%) and verbal (5.4%) than those who did not. A considerable fraction of these gaps comes from the upper quintiles of studentís performance, suggesting that preschool matters when is done at high quality institutions. When we include the number of years at the preschool, the gap rises up to 12% in verbal and 17% in math.
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dc.relation.ispartofSerie documentos de trabajo. No 156 (Abril 2014)
dc.relation.urihttps://ideas.repec.org/p/col/000092/011084.html
dc.sourceinstname:Universidad del Rosario
dc.sourcereponame:Repositorio Institucional EdocUR
dc.sourceinstname:Universidad del Rosario
dc.subject.ddcEducación primaria 
dc.subject.lembTeoría de la educación
dc.subject.lembEducación preescolar::Aspectos Sociales
dc.subject.lembDesarrollo infantil
dc.subject.lembRendimiento académico::Niños
dc.titlePre-school contributions to future achievements
dc.typeworkingPaper
dc.publisherUniversidad del Rosario
dc.publisher.departmentFacultad de Economía
dc.subject.keywordPreschool
dc.subject.keywordEducation
dc.subject.keywordColombia
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