The effectiveness of government expenditure on education and health care in the Caribbean
AbstractInvestment in human development is considered a means of improving the quality of life and sustaining economic growth in the Caribbean. The purpose of this paper is to assess the efficacy of public spending on health care and education by evaluating the life expectancy and school enrolment rates of these countries.
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Date of creation: 2012
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Caribbean; Government policy; Public finance; Public spending; Education; Health care; Panel OLS;
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- Roland Craigwell & Danielle Bynoe & Shane Lowe, 2012. "The effectiveness of government expenditure on education and health care in the Caribbean," International Journal of Development Issues, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 11(1), pages 4-18, April.
- I21 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Education - - - Analysis of Education
- I00 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - General - - - General
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- NEP-ALL-2012-09-03 (All new papers)
- NEP-EDU-2012-09-03 (Education)
- NEP-HEA-2012-09-03 (Health Economics)
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