Public vs private schooling in an endogenous growth model
AbstractI present an overlapping generations model, with formal education as the engine of growth, close to Glomm and Ravikumar (1992). Contrary to Glomm and Ravikumar, I show that public schooling, when compared to a private system, may stimulate economic growth.
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Volume (Year): 9 (2005)
Issue (Month): 10 ()
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- I2 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Education
- O4 - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity
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- Zhang, Jie, 1996. " Optimal Public Investments in Education and Endogenous Growth," Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 98(3), pages 387-404.
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- Galor, Oded & Zeira, Joseph, 1993.
"Income Distribution and Macroeconomics,"
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Wiley Blackwell, vol. 60(1), pages 35-52, January.
- Glomm, Gerhard & Ravikumar, B, 1992. "Public versus Private Investment in Human Capital Endogenous Growth and Income Inequality," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 100(4), pages 818-34, August.
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