Increases in Human Capital and Growth: New Data, More Conclusive Results


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  • Using a new data set for human capital/adult, I show that changes in human capital cause economic growth in 56 countries over the 1985 to 2005 period. I show that these results are superior to results using average schooling attainment.

fecha de publicación

  • 2012-08

Líneas de investigación

  • Economic Growth
  • Education
  • Human Capital


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