The Economics of Education

The Economics of Education: A Comprehensive Overview, Second Edition, offers a comprehensive and current overview of the field of that is broadly accessible economists, researchers and students. This new edition revises the original 50 authoritative articles and adds Developed (US and European) and Developing Country perspectives, reflecting the differences in institutional structures that help to shape teacher labor markets and the effect of competition on student outcomes. Provides international perspectives that describe the origins of key subjects, their major issues and proponents, their landmark studies, and opportunities for future research Increases developing county perspectives and comparisons of cross-country institutions Requires no prior knowledge of the economics of education

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  • Author : Steve Bradley
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 550 pages
  • ISBN : 0128153911
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Economics of Education

The Economics of Education
  • Author : Steve Bradley
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 01 November 2019
GET THIS BOOKThe Economics of Education

The Economics of Education: A Comprehensive Overview, Second Edition, offers a comprehensive and current overview of the field of that is broadly accessible economists, researchers and students. This new edition revises the original 50 authoritative articles and adds Developed (US and European) and Developing Country perspectives, reflecting the differences in institutional structures that help to shape teacher labor markets and the effect of competition on student outcomes. Provides international perspectives that describe the origins of key subjects, their major issues and

The Economics of Education

The Economics of Education
  • Author : John Sheehan
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 04 May 2012
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This book is a survey of the principal aspects of the economics of education, such as the demand for education as consumption and as an investment, good education and economic growth, education and manpower needs, and the finance of education. In some cases in recent years, economic theory has been applied to educational problems in order to gain an insight into the workings of the educational system. The result has been a certain amount of confusion and distrust among teachers

The Economics of Education

The Economics of Education
  • Author : Daniele Checchi
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 23 March 2006
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In an important contribution to educational policy, Daniele Checchi offers an economic perspective on the demand and supply of education. He explores the reasons why, beyond a certain point, investment in education has not resulted in reductions in social inequalities. Starting with the seminal work of Gary Becker, Checchi provides an extensive survey of the literature on human capital and social capital formation. He draws on individual data on intergenerational transmission of income and education for the USA, Germany and

International Handbook on the Economics of Education

International Handbook on the Economics of Education
  • Author : Geraint Johnes,Jill Johnes
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release : 01 January 2007
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. . . is a voluminous and timely collection of 18 essays that addresses a number of core issues on the economics of education. . . An exhaustive survey of the literature on the role of universities as multi-product firms at various levels and disciplines identifies the nature of the economies of scope and scale. This enriches the volume further. Economic Analysis & Policy . . . the endeavour of bringing together very knowledgeable contributors, including some of the leading contributors to the literature in the UK and beyond, to

The Economics of Screening and Risk Sharing in Higher Education

The Economics of Screening and Risk Sharing in Higher Education
  • Author : Bernhard Eckwert,Itzhak Zilcha
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 14 May 2015
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The Economics of Screening and Risk Sharing in Higher Education explores advances in information technologies and in statistical and social sciences that have significantly improved the reliability of techniques for screening large populations. These advances are important for higher education worldwide because they affect many of the mechanisms commonly used for rationing the available supply of educational services. Using a single framework to study several independent questions, the authors provide a comprehensive theory in an empirically-driven field. Their answers to

Understanding Education and Economics

Understanding Education and Economics
  • Author : Jessie A. Bustillos Morales,Sandra Abegglen
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 24 March 2020
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Understanding Education and Economics explores the multiple ways in which the field of education and schooling has become closely aligned with economic imperatives and interests, and the impact of this on learning and teaching. In particular, the increasing influence of economic arguments, economic ideologies and government involvement in education have made apparent that there is a need to reflect and talk about economic influences and trends in education. Drawing on the expertise of educationalists around the world, the book articulates

The Economics of Cooperative Education

The Economics of Cooperative Education
  • Author : Yasushi Tanaka
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 24 October 2014
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A considerable number of higher educational institutions in North America, Oceania, and Europe, offer what are known as cooperative education, work-integrated learning, work placements, sandwich courses, or internships, to provide pragmatic experience to students, and its popularity is spreading to many higher educational institutions in the world. Alongside such development, the rising needs for theoretical research and objective assessment are felt among those academics and practitioners involved in these programmes. The book offers a rigorous theoretical framework based on the

Economics of Education

Economics of Education
  • Author : Michael Lovenheim,Sarah E. Turner
  • Publisher : Worth
  • Release : 18 December 2019
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While there are many great research articles, good books, and provocative policy analyses related to the economics of education, these materials are often written to influence the policy process and not necessarily for students with limited knowledge of the underlying policies and the economic framework. This textbook is intended to serve as a foundation for a broad-based course on the economics of education. Its goal is to provide an overview of economics of education research: to lay out the evidence

The Economics of Education and Training

The Economics of Education and Training
  • Author : Christian Dustmann,Bernd Fitzenberger,Stephen Machin
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 12 January 2008
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Education and training are key to explain the current competitive strengths of national economies. While in the past educational and training institutions were often seen as providers of necessary skills for national economies, this view has changed, with education and training now being seen as a key ingredient for international competitiveness. This collection of papers on various aspects of the economics of education and training reflects this new interest.

The Economics of School Choice

The Economics of School Choice
  • Author : Caroline M. Hoxby
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release : 01 November 2007
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Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has declared school voucher programs constitutional, the many unanswered questions concerning the potential effects of school choice will become especially pressing. Contributors to this volume draw on state-of-the-art economic methods to answer some of these questions, investigating the ways in which school choice affects a wide range of issues. Combining the results of empirical research with analyses of the basic economic forces underlying local education markets, The Economics of School Choice presents evidence

What's the Good of Education?

What's the Good of Education?
  • Author : Stephen Machin,Anna Vignoles
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release : 05 June 2018
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Volumes have been written about the value of more and better education. But is there sufficient evidence to support the commonly held belief that we, as individuals and as a community, should be investing more in education? This book explores that question in unprecedented detail, drawing on empirical evidence from an impressive array of sources. While much of the focus is on the educational system in the United Kingdom, the book offers lessons of international applicability. A state-of-the-art compendium on