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Female educators, development, and human capital

Miller, Linda

Female educators, development, and human capital

a Brazilian case

by Miller, Linda

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Published by Michigan State University in [East Lansing, MI] (202 International Center, East Lansing 48824) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Brazil,
  • Itaituba.
    • Subjects:
    • Community development -- Brazil -- Itaituba.,
    • Women educators -- Brazil -- Itaituba.,
    • Social classes -- Brazil -- Itaituba.,
    • Manpower policy -- Brazil -- Itaituba.,
    • Human capital -- Brazil -- Itaituba.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Linda Miller.
      SeriesWorking paper / Michigan State University ;, #35, Working paper (Michigan State University. Office of Women in International Development) ;, #35.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN290.Z9 C65 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination16 p. ;
      Number of Pages16
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2821258M
      LC Control Number83623539

      This dissertation contains four essays on human capital, labor and development economics. The first two chapters study how exposure to particular labor markets during childhood determines the formation of industry-specific human capital generating longterm consequences in terms of adult criminal behavior, labor outcomes and state legitimacy. Of all female university graduates in , 93% had degrees in education or social sciences. [] [] The King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, which opened in September , is Saudi Arabia's first coeducational campus where men and women study alongside each other.


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