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Inequality in America : what role for human capital policies?

Author: James J Heckman; Alan B Krueger; Benjamin M Friedman
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. ; London : MIT, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : English : 1st MIT Press pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Two leading economists debate the effectiveness of human capital policies in addressing widening U.S inequality.

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Genre/Form: Kongress
Conference papers and proceedings
Cambridge (Mass., 2002)
Congresses
Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James J Heckman; Alan B Krueger; Benjamin M Friedman
ISBN: 0262582600 9780262582605 9780262083287 0262083280
OCLC Number: 60964569
Notes: Originally published: 2003.
"Papers and discussions ... presented at the third Alvin Hansen Symposium on Public Policy, held at Harvard University on April 25, 2002"--Page xii.
Description: xiv, 370 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: Introduction / Benjamin M. Friedman --
Inequality, too much of a good thing / Alan B. Krueger --
Human capital policy / Pedro Carneiro and James J. Heckman --
Comments / George Borjas, Eric Hanushek, Lawrence Katz, Lisa Lynch, Lawrence H. Summers --
Responses / Alan B. Krueger, Pedro Carneiro and James J. Heckman --
Rejoinders / Alan B. Krueger, Pedro Carneiro and James J. Heckman.
Responsibility: James J. Heckman and Alan B. Krueger ; edited and with an introduction by Benjamin M. Friedman.

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A scholarly debate between rigorous economists of the left and right that has the virtue of shedding more light than heat. * The Washington Post *

 
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