Why Should State Government Invest in College Education? An Equilibrium Approach for the US in 2000

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Shields, Michael P.;
  • Publisher: Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Bonn
  • Subject: Human capital | Teilstaat | USA | Bildungsinvestition | Subvention | J2 | higher education | Externer Effekt | Hochschulfinanzierung | externalities | human capital, externalities, higher education | Bildungsertrag
    • jel: jel:H52 | jel:J2 | jel:J24
      ddc: ddc:370
    acm: ComputingMilieux_COMPUTERSANDEDUCATION | GeneralLiterature_REFERENCE(e.g.,dictionaries,encyclopedias,glossaries)

This paper is a preliminary look at the benefits to states in the US of subsidizing college education. The benefits studies are the external benefits of college education on the earnings of both college graduates and those who have not graduated from college. In complet... View more
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