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[Investment in human beings]

Exploratory Conference on Capital Investment in Human Beings (1961 New York)

[Investment in human beings]

by Exploratory Conference on Capital Investment in Human Beings (1961 New York)

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Published by [University of Chicago Press] in [Chicago, Ill.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Supplement to : Journal of political economy, Vol.70, 1962.

Other titlesJournal of political economy.
Statement[edited by Theodore W. Schulz].
SeriesSpecial conference series / National Bureau of Economic Research -- 15, Special conference series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- 15.
ContributionsSchulz, Theodore W. 1902-, Universities-National Bureau Committee for Economic Research.
The Physical Object
Pagination157p.
Number of Pages157
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14362143M

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Human capital is a collection of traits – all the knowledge, talents, skills, abilities, experience, intelligence, training, judgment, and wisdom possessed individually and collectively by individuals in a population. These resources are the total capacity of the people that represents a form of wealth which can be directed to accomplish the goals of the nation or state or a portion thereof.   This is a question that Anand Giridharadas takes on in his book “Winners Take All” where he fears that an “unelected elite” are able to act as quasi-governments through the allocation of.

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Investment in Human Beings. Universities-National Bureau Committee for Economic Research. Published in October by The Journal of Political Economy Vol.

LXX, No. 5, Part 2. Investment in Human Capital: A Theoretical Analysis Gary S. Becker. Chapter in NBER book Investment in Human Beings (), Universities-National Bureau Committee for Economic Research (p. 9 - 49) Published in October by The Journal of Political Economy Vol.

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