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Human Capital: A Theoretical and Empirical Analysis with Special Reference to Education, Third Edition

Gary S. Becker

Published in January 1994 by The University of Chicago Press
© 1994 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

NBER Program(s):LS, ED

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402 pages
ISBN: 0-226-04119-0

Table of Contents

Front matter, preface, tables of content: Gary S. Becker (p. -23 - 2) (bibliographic info) (download)
1. Introduction to the Second Edition: Gary S. Becker (p. 3 - 10) (bibliographic info) (download)
Introduction to the First Edition: Gary S. Becker (p. 11 - 14) (bibliographic info) (download)
2. Human Capital Revisited: Gary S. Becker (p. 15 - 28) (bibliographic info) (download)
3. Investment in Human Capital: Effects on Earnings : Gary S. Becker (p. 29 - 58) (bibliographic info) (download)
4. Investment in Human Capital: Rates of Return: Gary S. Becker (p. 59 - 160) (bibliographic info) (download)
5. Rates of Return from College Education: Gary S. Becker (p. 161 - 204) (bibliographic info) (download)
6. Underinvestment in College Education?: Gary S. Becker (p. 205 - 214) (bibliographic info) (download)
7. Rates of Return from High School Education and Trends over Time: Gary S. Becker (p. 215 - 227) (bibliographic info) (download)
8. Age, Earnings, Wealth, and Human Capital: Gary S. Becker (p. 228 - 244) (bibliographic info) (download)
9. Summary and Conclusions: Gary S. Becker (p. 245 - 256) (bibliographic info) (download)
10. Human Capital and the Rise and Fall of Families: Gary S. Becker, Nigel Tomes (p. 257 - 298) (bibliographic info) (download)
11. The Division of Labor, Coordination Costs, and Knowledge: Gary S. Becker, Kevin M. Murphy (p. 299 - 322) (bibliographic info) (download)
12. Human Capital, Fertility, and Economic Growth: Gary S. Becker, Kevin M. Murphy, Robert Tamura (p. 323 - 350) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
Appendix A, Sources and Methods: Gary S. Becker (p. 351 - 369) (bibliographic info) (download)
Appendix B, Mathematical Discussion of Relation between Age, Earnings, and Wealth: Gary S. Becker (p. 370 - 376) (bibliographic info) (download)
Indexes: Gary S. Becker (p. 377 - 392) (bibliographic info) (download)
 
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