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Unformatted text preview: Handbook of Labor Statistics and is described on the Bureau of Labor Statistics website (www.bls.gov ). The survey conducted each March is more detailed than in other months and asks questions about earnings during the previous year. The file CPS04 contains the data for 2004 (from the March 2005 survey). These data are for full-time workers, defined as workers employed more than 35 hours per week for at least 48 weeks in the previous year. Data are provided for workers whose highest educational achievement is (1) a high school diploma, and (2) a bachelor’s degree. Series in Data Set: FEMALE: 1 if female; 0 if male YEAR: Year AHE : Average Hourly Earnings BACHELOR: 1 if worker has a bachelor’s degree; 0 if worker has a high school degree...
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This note was uploaded on 09/18/2008 for the course ECON 100B taught by Professor Rauch during the Winter '07 term at UCSD.
- Winter '07