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Economics of education : research and studies / edited by George Psacharopoulos
Economics of education : research and studies / edited by George Psacharopoulos
Pubbl/distr/stampa Oxford \etc.! : Pergamon press, 1987
Descrizione fisica XVI, 482 p. ; 26 cm
Collana Advances in education
ISBN 0080333796
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Record Nr. UNINA-9910268357203321
Oxford \etc.! : Pergamon press, 1987
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Economics of education : research and studies / / editor, George Psacharopoulos
Economics of education : research and studies / / editor, George Psacharopoulos
Edizione [First edition.]
Pubbl/distr/stampa Oxford : , : Pergamon Press, , 1987
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (xvi, 482 pages) : illustrations
Disciplina 338.4/737
Collana Advances in Education
Soggetto topico Education - Economic aspects
Business and education
Human capital
Educational planning
Income
ISBN 1-4831-4525-5
9781483145259
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Front Cover; Economics of Education: Research and Studies; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Preface; Chapter 1. Economics of Education: A Review; 1. Human Capital; 2. Economic Efficiency; 3. The Contribution of Education to Economic Growth; 4. The Internal Efficiency of Education; 5. The Demand for Educated Manpower; 6. The Finance of Education; 7. Equity and Efficiency; 8. Reviews of the Literature; Bibliography; PART I: The Formation of Human Capital; Chapter 2. Education and Population Quality; 1. Education as Human Capital; 2. Issues that Matter; 3. An Assessment; Chapter 3. Knowledge Industries and Knowledge Occupations; 1. Information or Knowledge?; 2. Types of Knowledge; 3. The Demand for Knowledge; 4. The Difference Between Knowledge Industries and Knowledge Occupations; 5. Knowledge Industries Enumerated; 6. Statistics of Knowledge Industries; 7. Knowledge Occupations; 8. Statistics of Knowledge Occupations; 9. Growth of Knowledge Industries and of Knowledge Occupations; 10. The Outlook for the Future; Chapter 4. Human Capital Concepts; 1. Measuring the Rate of Return to Investment in Human Capital; 2. The Profitability of Human Capital Versus Physical Capital 3. How Does Human Capital Increase Workers' Productivity?; 4. Other Forms of Investment in Human Capital; Chapter 5. On-the-job Training; 1. On-the-job Training in Nontechnical Usage; 2. Opportunity Costs and On-the-job Training; 3. The Concept of "General" Training and the Individual as the Investor in Training on the Job; 4. Firm-specific Training and the Sharing of Costs and Returns; 5. Firm-specific Human Capital and Labor Market Structures; 6. On-the-job Training and Institutional Adaptation to Change; 7. On-the-job Training in the Invisible Economy PART II: Educational Production; Chapter 6. Educational Production Functions; 1. The Origins of Educational Production Functions; 2. The Conceptual Foundations; 3. Empirical Formulation and Interpretation; 4. Past Results; Chapter 7. Educational Technology; 1. Taxonomies of Educational Technology; 2. Within-school Applications of New Educational Technologies; 3. Out-of-school Applications of New Educational Technologies; 4. Further Comments on the Economics of Some Specific Media; 5. Conclusion; Chapter 8. The Quality of Education1. The Measurement of Quality; 2. The Links Between Time in School and Earnings; 3. Effects of Quality on Student Changes; 4. Effects of Quality on Earnings; 5. Resolving the Paradox; 6. Summary: The Conflict Between Quality and Equity; Chapter 9. Achievement Tests; 1. Evidence of Achievement; 2. Test Construction; 5. Latent Trait Models; 4. Integration with Domain-referenced Approaches; 5. Learning Outcomes; 6. Reconceptualizing Achievement; Chapter 10. Wastage in Education; 1. The Concept of Educational Wastage; 2. Ways of Measuring Wastage in Education
Record Nr. UNINA-9910786637203321
Oxford : , : Pergamon Press, , 1987
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