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Human Capital and America"s Future

Human Capital and America"s Future

An Economic Strategy for the Nineties

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Published by The Johns Hopkins University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics, Finance, Business and Industry,
  • Travel - Foreign,
  • Human capital,
  • Business/Economics,
  • United States,
  • General,
  • Labor,
  • Business & Economics / Labor,
  • Manpower policy

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDavid Hornbeck (Editor), Lester M. Salamon (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7869925M
    ISBN 100801841445
    ISBN 109780801841446

      two primary essays looking at detailed mechanisms for investing in human capital lead off the collection and the rest of the book involves exchanges from other authors and rebuttals from the primary essaysists. tends to get a bit technical at times, but taken together there is a detailed analysis and lively debate about what works and what doesn't work in terms of human capital policies/5. 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.

    Education and Human Capital The Education Challenge The performance of the U.S. education system over the next several decades will play a major role in determining how well the United States is able to use science and technology for economic growth and other important national goals. Investing in America’s new human capital. is examining the role that these emerging communities and businesses will play in driving America’s economic future — and the impact that.

    Dr. Daina Ramey Berry is the author and co-author of multiple award-winning books, including her most recent work, A Black Women's History of the United States. She has published with both academic and trade presses and is known for centering the experiences of the enslaved in her work. Both Human Capital and America's Future and Keeping Col-lege Affordable provide a welcome change from the current trends of blaming government intervention for all of our social and economic problems. Both books see the government as having a legitimate role in the human capital .


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