ERIC Number: ED014154
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Seminar on the Economics of Education-Investment Decisions and Contributions to Income and Economic Growth. Final Report.
Hansen, W. Lee; Weisbrod, Burton A.
A workshop on the Economics of Human Resources was initiated in 1966, at the University of Wisconsin to provide a vehicle for stimulating research by both faculty and graduate students and to provide a medium for disseminating the latest research findings of outside scholars, University of Wisconsin faculty and graduate students. This document is a collection of the workshop's contents which includes papers by nine noted speakers--Thomas Fox, "The Production Function of Education;" Mark Blaug, "The Rate of Return of Investment in Education in Britain;" T. W. Schultz, "Responses of Schools and Students to Economic Growth;" Edward F. Denison, "Education and Economic Growth in Nine European Countries, 1950-1965;" Harry G. Johnson, "The Economics of the Brain Drain;" Samuel Bowles,"An Educational Planning Model for Northern Rhodesia;" Daniel C. Rogers, "Education and Earnings--A Case Study;" Finis R. Welch, "Labor Market Discrimination--An Interpretation of Income Differences in the Rural South;" and Melvin W. Reder, "Incomes and Mobility of Dentists." (HW)
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Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Univ., Madison.