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Hard lessons for lifelong learners? Age and experience in the graduate labour market

Publication type
Purcell,K.; Wilton,N.; Elias,P;. (2007) Hard lessons for lifelong learners? Age and experience in the graduate labour market . Higher Education Quarterly, 61 (1). pp. 57-82.

Abstract

Qualitative and quantitative study of a class of 1995 graduates explores early career development and employment outcomes according to age at graduation. Found older mature graduates less favoured in employment, earnings growth and job satisfaction.
Publication type:
Article
Theme(s) and sub-theme(s):
Graduate labour market > Graduate earnings, careers and destinations
Generic Themes > Age
Authors:
Purcell,K.; Wilton,N.; Elias,P;
Publication title:
Higher Education Quarterly
Official URL:
Reference number:
GLM285
Summary deposited on:
13 Jun 2007
See also:
GLM216;GLM217
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