Dr J. Allen
Masters degree in Sociology, University of Groningen, The Netherlands, September, 1991. Major in Sociology of Education. Ph.D. traineeship 1991-1995 at the Interuniversity Centre for Social Science Theory and Methodology at the University of Groningen. Courses in social science theory, social science methodology and integration of theory and methodology.
Obtained PhD on inter- and intra-country differentials in the wage returns to education in 1997.
Title of dissertation: Sectoral Composition and the Effect of Education on Wages: An International Comparison, ICS dissertation series, no. 47, Amsterdam: Thesis Publishers. Jim Allen at IDEAS: https://ideas.repec.org/f/pal321.html
Transition from school to work; Overeducation and skills mismatches