Tuesday, July 01, 2008

Educational Sorting

by Andrew Gillen

There is a good piece out that does a good job explaining the sorting hypothesis for education, which

explain[s] why some abilities can be correlated with education, even though education might not improve them in any way... it is not that education improves one's ability but rather that education serves as a way for one to demonstrate himself/herself

The title is Does Education Really Make You Smarter? and it can be read here.

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