An Evaluation and Inventory of Educational and Manpower Planning Models: An Updated Review
Journal of Educational Planning and Administration, Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 143-156, 1991
14 Pages Posted: 20 Apr 2011
Date Written: April 20, 1999
This paper reviews the literature on Economics of Education, in general and the variety of models that have enriched educational economics so far. It covers wide area and furnishes an overview of a large number of models. The models covered by the review may be broadly divided in to the following groups: (i) Manpower; (ii) Cost-benefit; (iii) Programming and other optimisation models; (iv) Models of educational demand and (v) Unit cost models. This paper is the reprint of paper published in the 'Journal of Educational Planning and administration, Vol.5, No.2, April 1999, pp.143-156.
Keywords: Economics of Education, Educational models, Manpower planning, Programming,Optimisation models
JEL Classification: C61, I20
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