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Economists' Musings on Human Capital Investment: How Efficient is Public Spending on Education in EU Member States?

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Identification
Discussion Paper 081
Publication date
19 June 2018
Author
Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs

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Description

This paper assesses the efficiency of public spending on education in Europe, taking into account quantity, quality, and inclusiveness of human capital investments.

Author(s)

Erik Canton, Anna Thum-Thysen, Peter Voigt

Information and identifiers

Institutional Paper 081. June 2018. Brussels. PDF. 44pp. Tab. Graph. Bibliogr. Free.

KC-BD-18-008-EN-N (online)
ISBN 978-92-79-77418-8 (online)
ISSN 2443-8014 (online)
doi:10.2765/478780 (online)

JEL classification: I2 (I21, I26, I28), H52, O15 

Disclaimer

European Economy Institutional Papers are important reports analysing the economic situation and economic developments prepared by the European Commission's Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs, which serve to underpin economic policy-making by the European Commission, the Council of the European Union and the European Parliament. Views expressed in unofficial documents do not necessarily represent the views of the European Commission.

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