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ERIC Number: EJ438123
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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The "New" Economics of Education: Towards a "Unified" Macro/Micro-Educational Planning Policy.
Kraft, Richard H.; Nakib, Yasser
International Review of Education/Internationale Zeitschrift fuer Erziehungswissenschaft/Revue Internationale de Pedagogie, v37 n3 p299-318 1991
Takes issue with conventional human capital theory, questioning assumptions regarding external benefits, internal efficiency, educational purposes, and returns-to-education and manpower needs approaches. Reviews new theoretical directions regarding supply and demand, socialization, labor market segmentation, and overeducation and undereducation, shaped by social and structural/economic factors. Considers planning implications. (DMM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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