ERIC Number: ED045848
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
Cost-Benefit Analysis and the Economics of Investment in Human Resources. An Annotated Bibliography.
Wood, W. D.; Campbell, H. F.
This annotated bibliography presents 389 citations of periodical articles, monographs, and books and represents a survey of the literature as related to the theory and application of cost-benefit analysis. Listings are arranged alphabetically in these eight sections: (1) Human Capital, (2) Theory and Application of Cost-Benefit Analysis, (3) Theoretical Problems in Measuring Benefits and Costs, (4) Investment Criteria and the Social Discount Rate, (5) Schooling, (6) Training, Retraining and Mobility, (7) Health, and (8) Poverty and Social Welfare. Individual entries include author, title, source information, "headings" of the various sections of the document which provide a brief indication of content, and an annotation. This bibliography has been designed to serve as an analytical reference for both the academic scholar and the policy-maker in this area. (Author/JS)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Cost Effectiveness, Economic Research, Human Resources, Investment, Literature Reviews, Resource Materials, Theories, Vocational Education
Industrial Relations Centre, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada ($10.00)
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Authoring Institution: Queen's Univ., Kingston (Ontario). Industrial Relations Centre.