ERIC Number: ED180105
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-May
Reference Count: 0
Economic Dimensions of Education. Report.
National Academy of Education, Washington, DC.
The purpose of this collection of five essays is to present a sample of the diverse directions taken by economists in their analysis of education. Topics discussed include the effects of earnings on human capital formation; the production function and its use in the study of education; goals and accountability; domestic educational finance and the international study of macroeducational planning; and human capital formation beyond the traditional educational sector. (Author/LD)
Descriptors: Accountability, Economic Research, Educational Economics, Educational Finance, Educational Quality, Elementary Secondary Education, Essays, Higher Education, Human Capital, Human Resources, Theories
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Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Academy of Education, Washington, DC.