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Public Finance and Public Education in a General Equilibrium Endogenous Growth Model


  • Creedy, J.
  • Gemmell, N.


This paper aims to examine the growth effects of human capital investment achieved through publicly-provided, compulsory education, financed from income and consumption taxes.

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  • Creedy, J. & Gemmell, N., 2001. "Public Finance and Public Education in a General Equilibrium Endogenous Growth Model," Department of Economics - Working Papers Series 775, The University of Melbourne.
  • Handle: RePEc:mlb:wpaper:775
    Note: This paper has now been published in: Creedy, J. and Gemmell, N. (2005), Publicly Financed Education in an Endogenous Growth Model, Journal of Economic Studies, 32, no.2, pp. 114-131.

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    Cited by:

    1. Verbic, Miroslav & Majcen, Boris & Cok, Mitja, 2009. "Education and Economic Growth in Slovenia: A Dynamic General Equilibrium Approach with Endogenous Growth," MPRA Paper 17817, University Library of Munich, Germany.

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    Development; Taxation; Labour Market; Education; Economic Growth;

    JEL classification:

    • I21 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Education - - - Analysis of Education
    • I28 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Education - - - Government Policy
    • O41 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity - - - One, Two, and Multisector Growth Models
    • H52 - Public Economics - - National Government Expenditures and Related Policies - - - Government Expenditures and Education


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