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Education and Growth: What Links for which policy

  • Jean Luc De Meulemeester
  • Claude Diebolt

The relation between education and growth is not an easy topic. At the turn of the century a vague of skepticism reawaked due to empirical evidence concerning a weak link between education and growth in the developed countries. A new emerging literature on the political economy of educational reforms should help economists in the design of policies that are both optimal (conducive to growth) and politically acceptable.

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Paper provided by ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles in its series ULB Institutional Repository with number 2013/147669.

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Date of creation: 2011
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Publication status: Published in: Historical social research (2011) v.36 n° 4,p.323-346
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