Contents of the volume

2019, Volume 72 - Issue 3

ISSN: 2499-8265
RSS feed citation: At RePEc
Publication date: 26 August 2019

THE VOTER TURNOUT/RELATIVE UNEMPLOYMENT RATE HYPOTHESIS

Richard J. Cebula

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THE PHILLIPS CURVE: UNEMPLOYMENT DYNAMICS AND NAIRU ESTIMATES OF POLAND’S ECONOMY

Pavlos Stamatiou, Chaido Dritsaki

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A LINK OF UNEMPLOYMENT RATE BETWEEN TAIWAN AND THE UNITED STATES

Tsai-Lun Cho, Cheng-Wen Lee

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HIGHER EDUCATION AND ECONOMIC GROWTH: A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF WORLD REGIONS TRAJECTORIES

Jabrane Amaghouss, Aomar Ibourk

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LIFE EXPECTANCY AND ECONOMIC GROWTH: EVIDENCE FROM THE SOUTHERN AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT COMMUNITY

Mduduzi Biyase, Mokgadi Maleka

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Economia Internazionale / International Economics

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Corresponding author

Jabrane AMAGHOUSS, Department of Economics, FSJES, Cadi Ayyad University, Marrakech, Morocco

Co-authors

Aomar IBOURK, Department of Economics, FSJES, Cadi Ayyad University, Marrakech, Morocco

Higher Education and Economic Growth: A Comparative Analysis of World Regions Trajectories

Pages

321-350

Abstract

This paper aims to test the empirical relationship between education, approximated by the level of higher education, and economic growth. To do this, we estimated a growth function on panel data from 69 countries observed between 2000 and 2010. The results show that theoretical consensus is validated by empirical evidence about the positive impact of higher education on Economic Growth. It shows that investment in higher education must become an essential factor in the development strategies adopted by the countries.

JEL classification

C01, I23, O40, P50

Keywords

Higher Education, Economic Growth, Panel Data

Index

  1. Introduction
  2. Literature review
  3. Methods of analysis data
  4. Results of the estimation of macroeconometric models
  5. Conclusion

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