The Distribution of Human Capital in Sweden, extra text

This entry includes the Table of Contents, References Cited, and list of tables in the Appendix for The distribution of human capital in Sweden: Estimations from micro-level panel data.

Table of contents

1. Introduction 4
1.1 Measuring human capital 4
1.2 Background, purpose and motivation 4
1.3 Disposition 6
2. Methodology 7
2.1 The omitted variable problem 7
2.2 Assumptions for consistent estimates 10
2.3 Estimation strategy 12
2.4 Obtaining the human capital measure 13
3. Data 15
3.1 Data sources 15
3.2 Analysis sample 16
3.3 Variables 16
3.4 Summary statistics 17
3.5 Transition tables 19
4. Model specification 22
4.1 The experience component of human capital 22
4.2 The unobserved component of human capital 28
5. Estimations of human capital 31
5.1 Probability densities and descriptive statistics 31
5.2 Components of human capital 32
5.3 Human capital and productivity growth 35
6. Conclusion 38
6.1 Assessment of the estimation strategy and future research 38
7. Acknowledgements 39
References 40
Appendix 44



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Table A.1 (Controls in xitβ) [Table not shown]
Table A.2 (Means and Std.Dev. of hit and θi by industry, sector, and county) [Table not shown]
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Table A.5 (Results from OLS regression on θi) [Table not shown]