2021
DOI: 10.1596/1813-9450-9729
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Abstract: The Policy Research Working Paper Series disseminates the findings of work in progress to encourage the exchange of ideas about development issues. An objective of the series is to get the findings out quickly, even if the presentations are less than fully polished. The papers carry the names of the authors and should be cited accordingly. The findings, interpretations, and conclusions expressed in this paper are entirely those of the authors. They do not necessarily represent the views of the International Ba… Show more

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“…Consistent with this result, another study finds that aspirations that are ahead, but not too far ahead (attainable in a shorter time frame), provide the best incentives for key investments (Ray 2006). The availability of opportunities and the social and circumstantial factors shaping aspirations, meanwhile, can hinder the aspirations of disadvantaged groups (Fruttero et al 2021).…”
Section: Introductionmentioning
confidence: 71%
“…Consistent with this result, another study finds that aspirations that are ahead, but not too far ahead (attainable in a shorter time frame), provide the best incentives for key investments (Ray 2006). The availability of opportunities and the social and circumstantial factors shaping aspirations, meanwhile, can hinder the aspirations of disadvantaged groups (Fruttero et al 2021).…”
Section: Introductionmentioning
confidence: 71%
“…These participants were selected for an in-depth interview. Six (6) of the participants were chosen at the onset of this study, and one (1) was added in the latter part. The addition was done to confirm and corroborate the results of the in-depth interviews.…”
Section: Participantsmentioning
confidence: 99%
“…The inability of the poor to sustain their high educational aspirations was attributed to the fact that the poor have bigger families. Mik had eleven (11) siblings, Nini had twelve (12), Inday had seven (7), Toto and Nonoy had six (6), respectively, and Gaga had seventeen (17). The Official Poverty Statistics of the National Statistical Coordination Board (NSCB) reported that as family size increases, poverty worsens.…”
Section: View On Educationmentioning
confidence: 99%
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“…Thoughts about one's own future, both aspirations and expectations, can influence the human capital investments one makes today (Attanasio and Kaufmann, 2014;Fruttero et al, 2021;Janzen et al, 2017;La Ferrara, 2019;Lybbert and Wydick, 2018). For example, youths who aspire to obtain a college degree might invest more effort into studying during their high school years.…”
Section: Introductionmentioning
confidence: 99%