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Education and development : measuring the social benefits

Author: Walter W McMahon
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Education is a key area for knowledge-based, globalizing economies. Economies depend on education not only for the diffusion of knowledge and learning of new techniques, but also for long-term  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walter W McMahon
ISBN: 0199250723 9780199250721
OCLC Number: 48468266
Description: 320 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: PART I: INTRODUCTION ; 1. Measuring the Returns to Education ; PART II: ECONOMIC GROWTH ; 2. Human Capital, Endogenous Growth Models, and Economic Development ; 3. Education and Growth in East Asia ; 4. Education and Growth in Latin America ; 5. Africa's Population Growth and Dilution of Human Capital (with Ali Arifa) ; PART III: MEASURING THE NON-MONETARY BENEFITS ; 6. Health and Net Population Growth ; 7. Democracy, Human Rights, and Political Stability ; 8. Poverty and Inequality ; 9. The Environment ; 10. Education and Crime ; PART IV: THE COMPLETE MODEL: EDUCATION AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ; 11. Tracing the Impacts of Education on Development: A Summary ; 12. Measuring the Total Social Benefits of Education: The Complete Model ; 13. Separating and Valuing the Direct and Indirect Effects of Education ; 14. Summary of Conclusions: Measuring the Social Benefits, Convergence, and Policy Dialogue
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The main value of McMahon's book is in providing the most complete taxonomic catalogue ever of the multiplicity of education benefits ... I find the book an invaluable lexicon that will guide many Read more...

 
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