An analysis is made of the effect of YTS participation on thesubsequent employment and earnings of participants. It uses data fromthe first cohort of the England and Wales Youth Cohort Studies. Thesefocus on a cohort of young persons who reached the minimumschoolleaving age in 1984 and were eligible for entry into the originaloneyear version of YTS. The results indicate that participation ispositively associated with subsequent employment and negativelyassociated with subsequent earnings.
Journal of Economic Studies – Emerald Publishing
Published: Jan 1, 1991