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Human Capital, Financial Innovations and Growth: A Theoretical Approach

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  • Chin, M.S.
  • Chou, Y.K.

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This paper examines the symbiosis between financial development and human capital accumulation in generating endogenous growth. We develop a theoretical model where human capital is a key factor in the creation of financial innovations, resulting in financial development which in turns facilitates the acquisition of new human capital.

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  • Chin, M.S. & Chou, Y.K., 2001. "Human Capital, Financial Innovations and Growth: A Theoretical Approach," Department of Economics - Working Papers Series 826, The University of Melbourne.
  • Handle: RePEc:mlb:wpaper:826
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    Keywords

    HUMAN CAPITAL ; ECONOMIC GROWTH ; FINANCIAL ASPECTS;

    JEL classification:

    • G20 - Financial Economics - - Financial Institutions and Services - - - General
    • I20 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Education - - - General
    • O31 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Innovation; Research and Development; Technological Change; Intellectual Property Rights - - - Innovation and Invention: Processes and Incentives
    • O41 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity - - - One, Two, and Multisector Growth Models

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