Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Overeducation in the Irish labour market

 Overeducation in the Irish labour market
Seamus McGuinness, Ruth O'Shaughnessy, Konstantinos Pouliakas
This book chapter provides the first rigorous analysis of overeducation in Ireland. It finds that 15% of Irish employees are classified as being overeducated in terms of what is required ‘to get’ their current job, with 21% overeducated in terms of requirements ‘to do’ their job.

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