China's Investment in Human Capital
This paper discusses evidence on human capital investment in China. Policies through the mid 1990s favor physical investment over schooling.
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- James Heckman, 2000.
"Policies to Foster Human Capital,"
0028, Harris School of Public Policy Studies, University of Chicago.
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"Education and Allocative Efficiency: Household Income Growth during Rural Reforms in China,"
00-17, Duke University, Department of Economics.
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