ERIC Number: ED311252
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Education and the Economy in a Changing Society.
Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, Paris (France).
This report presents the proceedings and the background material of a conference representing the culmination of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development's (OECD) work in the area of human resource development. The proceedings include (1) the opening statements of the OECD Secretary-General and the Conference Chairman; (2) an overview and summaries of the discussions prepared by rapporteurs, which focused on "New Relationships between Education and the Economy in a Changing Society,""Initial Education and the Preparation of Youngsters for Active Life,""Further Education and Training of Adults,""Strengthening the Scientific and Technological Potential for Social and Economic Development: The Role of Higher Education," and "Strategies for Change"; and (3) an overview of the conference, reports of the working groups, and the conclusions of the Chairman. (NLL)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Adults, Change Strategies, Children, Continuing Education, Economic Change, Economic Development, Economics, Educational Change, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Science and Society
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, Paris (France).
Note: Proceedings of the Intergovernmental Conference on Education and the Economy in a Changing Society of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (Paris, France, March 16-18, 1988).