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Tuition Subsidies in a Model of Economic Growth

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Source: Tuition Subsidies in a Model of Economic Growth

Volume/Issue: 1994/100

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Philip Gerson

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 1994

ISBN: 9781451852332

Keywords: subsidy, education sector, subsidies, educational attainment, educational subsidies

This paper examines a two-sector aggregative growth model with human capital and educated unemployment. In the model, a tuition subsidy may lead to a long-run decline in the educated fraction of the population, bec...

Spain: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Spain: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Source: Spain : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 1999/124

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1999

ISBN: 9781451812022

Keywords: human capital, educational attainment, primary education, formal schooling, primary school

This Selected Issues paper and Statistical Appendix constructs an index of human capital for the Spanish labor force over 1977-97, and projects it over the next decade on the basis of likely demographic development...

Spain: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Spain: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Source: Spain : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 1999/124

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1999

ISBN: 9781451812022

Keywords: human capital, educational attainment, primary education, formal schooling, primary school

This Selected Issues paper and Statistical Appendix constructs an index of human capital for the Spanish labor force over 1977-97, and projects it over the next decade on the basis of likely demographic development...

Income Distribution and Social Expenditure in Brazil1

Income Distribution and Social Expenditure in Brazil1 »

Source: Income Distribution and Social Expenditure in Brazil

Volume/Issue: 1997/120

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Benedict Clements

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 1997

ISBN: 9781451854237

Keywords: expenditures, primary education, expenditure, health expenditures, educational attainment

This paper examines trends in income distribution in Brazil and the determinants of income inequality, including social expenditure. While recent data reveal reduced income inequality since the Real Plan of July 19...

Spain

Spain »

Source: Spain : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 1999/124

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1999

ISBN: 9781451812022

Keywords: human capital, educational attainment, primary education, formal schooling, primary school

This Selected Issues paper and Statistical Appendix constructs an index of human capital for the Spanish labor force over 1977-97, and projects it over the next decade on the basis of likely demographic development...

Education Attainment in Public Administration Around the World

Education Attainment in Public Administration Around the World »

Source: Education Attainment in Public Administration Around the World : Evidence from a New Dataset

Volume/Issue: 2012/231

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Rabah Arezki , Herbert Lui , Marc Quintyn , and Frederik Toscani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 September 2012

ISBN: 9781475510669

Keywords: Education Attainment, Public Administration, State Capacity, government effectiveness, education attainments, educational attainment, General, International Lending and Debt Problems,

The paper provides a detailed description of a novel dataset on education attainment in public administrations covering the period 1981-2011 for 178 countries. The dataset uses information extracted from CVs for ov...

Columbia or High School? Understanding the Roles of Education in Development

Columbia or High School? Understanding the Roles of Education in Development »

Source: Columbia or High School? Understanding the Roles of Education in Development

Volume/Issue: 2002/36

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Rodney Ramcharan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2002

ISBN: 9781451845464

Keywords: growth, schooling, secondary schooling, educational investment, secondary education, educational attainment, Macroeconomic Analyses of Economic Development, One, Two, and Multisector Growth Models

No country has achieved sustained economic development without investment in education. Thus, education policy can play a vital role in facilitating development. But which types of schooling-secondary or tertiary-s...

Migration and Human Capital Formation

Migration and Human Capital Formation »

Source: Migration and Human Capital Formation : Theory and Evidence From the U.S. High School Movement

Volume/Issue: 2002/123

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Rodney Ramcharan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2002

ISBN: 9781451854626

Keywords: factor movements, human capital formation, schooling, high school, education gap, educational attainment, school graduates, Economic Growth of Open Economies,

In 1910, 12 percent of American 14-17 year olds were enrolled in high school; by 1930, enrollment had increased to 50 percent; enrollment in Britain was 12 percent in 1950. This paper argues that by increasing the...

User Payments for Basic Education in Low-Income Countries1

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Source: User Payments for Basic Education in Low-Income Countries

Volume/Issue: 2002/182

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Eva Jenkner , and Arye Hillman

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 2002

ISBN: 9781451859270

Keywords: Government expenditure and education, primary education, schooling, school enrollment, primary schools, educational attainment, National Government Expenditures and Education,

Insufficient resources and inadequate public expenditure management often prevent governments in low-income countries from providing quality basic education free of charge. User payments by parents are an alternati...

Struggling to Make the Grade: A Review of the Causes and Consequences of the Weak Outcomes of South Africa's Education System

Struggling to Make the Grade: A Review of the Causes and Consequences of the Weak Outcomes of South Africa's Education System »

Source: Struggling to Make the Grade: A Review of the Causes and Consequences of the Weak Outcomes of South Africa's Education System

Volume/Issue: 2019/47

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Montfort Mlachila , and Tlhalefang Moeletsi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2019

ISBN: 9781498301374

Keywords: Education spending, Education policy, Public expenditures and education, Primary education, Higher education, educational attainment, quality of education, education reforms, South Africa, der

While South Africa has made significant improvements in basic and tertiary education enrollment, the country still suffers from significant challenges in the quality of educational achievement by almost any interna...