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Human Capital, Growth and Inequality in Transition Economies


Michael Spagat


University of London - Department of Economics; Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

July 2002

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 499

Abstract:     
Transition economies have an initial condition of high human capital relative to living standards. I explore the possible implications of this key fact by surveying and adapting literature on growth and inequality. I focus especially on the long run and policy options.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 33

Keywords: Transition economies, human capital, growth, inequality, liquidity constraints, educational reform, long run

JEL Classification: P2, O15, I2

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Date posted: October 29, 2002  

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Spagat, Michael, Human Capital, Growth and Inequality in Transition Economies (July 2002). William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 499. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=332902 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.332902

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