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.
|Date of creation:||Oct 2002|
|Publication status:||published as Heckman, James J. "China's Human Capital Investment," China Economic Review 16(1): 50-70, March 2005|
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