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The Impact of State Expenditure on the Quality of General Education in Russia

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  • Àlexandr Knobel

    (Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy)

  • Ilya Sokolov

    (Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy)

  • Elizaveta Khudko

    (Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy)

Abstract

The present study attempted to provide an answer to the question: how well the school system of education is organized in Russia and which forms are critical for changing qualitative characteristics of the system of general education. One of key research findings was the theme that the improvement of the quality of education depends not on increased funding but on the organization and governance of education in school.

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  • Àlexandr Knobel & Ilya Sokolov & Elizaveta Khudko, 2011. "The Impact of State Expenditure on the Quality of General Education in Russia," Research Paper Series, Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy, issue 152P.
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    Keywords

    Education in Russia; State Expenditure; Quality of Education;

    JEL classification:

    • H5 - Public Economics - - National Government Expenditures and Related Policies
    • I2 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Education
    • C5 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric Modeling

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