Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Rodney Ramcharan
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 July 2002
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...