Six essays are presented that explore human capital and its relationship to issues such as demographics, population growth, families, workplace training and economic progress.
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Download 4. Human Capital Accumulation, the Family, and Economic Development / Mark R. Rosenzweig (1.6 MB)
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Six essays based on lectures sponsored by the Dept. of Economics, Western Michigan University, during the academic year 1992-93
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Asefa, Sisay, and Wei-Chiao Huang, eds. 1994. Human Capital and Economic Development. Kalamazoo, MI: W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research. https://doi.org/10.17848/9780880995689
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