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Book
The Economics of Education and Training
Christian Dustmann, Bernd Fitzenberger and Stephen Machin
January 2008
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Tags: education; schools

Education and training are key to explain the current competitive strengths of national economies, and to secure future competitiveness. While in the past educational and training institutions were often seen as providers of necessary skills for national economies, this view has changed dramatically, with education and training now being seen as a key ingredient for international competitiveness.