Human Capital and Cross-Country Comparison of Inequality

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Viaene, Jean-Marie; Zilcha, Itzhak;
(2002)
  • Publisher: Tinbergen Institute Amsterdam and Rotterdam
  • Subject: Humankapital | Bildungsinvestition | H52 | E25 | Income Inequality | Länderbericht | Generationengerechtigkeit | Endogenous Growth | Neue Wachstumstheorie | D91 | Human Capita! | Einkommensverteilung | Human Capita!; Income Inequality; Endogenous Growth | Theorie
    • jel: jel:E25 | jel:H52 | jel:D91
      ddc: ddc:330

textabstractThe paper studies the effects of cross-country differences in the production process of human capital on income distribution and growth. Our overlapping gen- erations economy has the following features: (1) consumers are heterogenous with respect to parental... View more
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