Public Education Spending, Sectoral Taxation and Growth
AbstractThis paper examines the interplay between public education expenditure and economic growth in a two-sector model. We reveal that agents’ preferences for services, education and savings play a major role in the relationship between growth and public education expenditures, as long as production is taxed at a different rate in each sector.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Aix-Marseille School of Economics, Marseille, France in its series AMSE Working Papers with number 1355.
Length: 15 pages
Date of creation: Oct 2013
Date of revision: Oct 2013
Public education; Two-sector model; Sectoral taxes; Endogenous growth.;
Find related papers by JEL classification:
- E62 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook - - - Fiscal Policy
- I25 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Education - - - Education and Economic Development
- O41 - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity - - - One, Two, and Multisector Growth Models
This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2013-11-16 (All new papers)
- NEP-DGE-2013-11-16 (Dynamic General Equilibrium)
- NEP-EDU-2013-11-16 (Education)
- NEP-FDG-2013-11-16 (Financial Development & Growth)
- NEP-MAC-2013-11-16 (Macroeconomics)
- NEP-PBE-2013-11-16 (Public Economics)
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