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Determinants of human capital formation and economic growth of African countries

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  • Oketch, Moses O., 2006. "Determinants of human capital formation and economic growth of African countries," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 25(5), pages 554-564, October.
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    1. Ziesemer, Thomas, 2011. "What Changes Gini Coefficients of Education? On the dynamic interaction between education, its distribution and growth," MERIT Working Papers 053, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).
    2. Mohammed Shuaibu & Popoola Timothy Oladayo, 2016. "Determinants Of Human Capital Development In Africa: A Panel Data Analysis," Oeconomia Copernicana, Institute of Economic Research, vol. 7(4), pages 523-549, December.
    3. Agénor, Pierre-Richard, 2010. "A theory of infrastructure-led development," Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Elsevier, vol. 34(5), pages 932-950, May.
    4. Saten Kumar & Gail Pacheco, 2010. "What Determines the Long run Growth in Kenya?," EERI Research Paper Series EERI_RP_2010_16, Economics and Econometrics Research Institute (EERI), Brussels.
    5. Harpaljit Kaur & Baharom A.H & Muzafar Shah Habibullah, 2014. "Linkages between education expenditure and economic growth: Evidence from CHINDIA," E3 Journal of Business Management and Economics., E3 Journals, vol. 5(5), pages 109-119.
    6. Silves J.C. Moreira & Pedro Cosme Vieira & Aurora A.C. Teixeira, 2014. "Estimating the human capital stock for Cape Verde, 1950-2012," FEP Working Papers 547, Universidade do Porto, Faculdade de Economia do Porto.
    7. Kumar, Saten & Pacheco, Gail, 2012. "What determines the long run growth rate in Kenya?," Journal of Policy Modeling, Elsevier, vol. 34(5), pages 705-718.
    8. Pierre-Richard Agénor, 2006. "A Theory of Infrastructure-led Development," The School of Economics Discussion Paper Series 0640, Economics, The University of Manchester.
    9. Chege, By Mwangi, 2015. "Re-inventing Kenya’s university: From a “Graduate-mill” to a development-oriented paradigm," International Journal of Educational Development, Elsevier, vol. 44(C), pages 21-27.
    10. Gargi Bhattacharya & Sushil Kr. Haldar, 2015. "Does demographic dividend yield economic dividend? India, a case study," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 35(2), pages 1274-1291.

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