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'Becoming somebody': youth transitions through education and migration - evidence from Young Lives, Peru

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Young Lives Working Paper 43
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This paper explores the relationship between migration and educational aspirations among young people growing up in contexts of poverty in Peru. It draws on a mixed survey and qualitative data set collected by Young Lives (YL), an international fifteen-year study of childhood poverty. The focus is on data generated with the older of two cohorts of YL children being studied in Peru. They were around eight years old when the study began in 2002 and were twelve years old at the last point of dat...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Research group:
Young Lives
Department:
Social Sciences Division - Queen Elizabeth House,Department of International Development
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Funding agency for:
Gina Crivello
Publisher:
Young Lives Publisher's website
Series:
Young Lives Working Papers
Publication date:
2009-01-01
URN:
uuid:0c5e8670-4ade-481c-9d99-849fe6ec2053
Local pid:
ora:3392
ISBN:
978-1-904427-47-6

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