Data Set for Working Paper 279: “The High Return to Private Schooling in a Low-Income Country”

Mwangi Kimenyi
Germano Mwabu
December 13, 2011

This set includes data and Stata files to replicate the results in CGD Working Paper 279, “The High Return to Private Schooling in a Low-Income Country.”

The paper relies on three sources of data. For each source, there is an anonymized data file to enable replication as well as Stata programs that demonstrate how the anonymized data extract was compiled from original data sources available from the Kenyan Ministry of Education and National Bureau ofStatistics. More details are available in the ReadMe file.


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