Linkages Between Human Capital and the Environment: Implications for Sustainable Econmic Development

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Goetz, Stephan J.; Debertin, David L.; Pagoulatos, Angelos;
  • Subject: Environmental Economics and Policy, Labor and Human Capital,

An empirical analysis reveals that US states with a more highly educated population have better environmental conditions, after controlling for income and industrial composition. The strategy of raising human capital stocks to maintain or improve environmental quality i... View more
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