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Education, income distribution, and growth

Roland Benabou

Education, income distribution, and growth

the local connection

by Roland Benabou

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

  • Segregation -- Economic aspects -- Econometric models.,
  • Human capital -- Econometric models.,
  • Education -- Finance -- Econometric models.,
  • Income distribution -- Econometric models.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRoland Bénabou.
    SeriesNBER working paper series -- working paper no. 4798, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 4798.
    ContributionsNational Bureau of Economic Research.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination34, [5] p. :
    Number of Pages34
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22421371M

    The distribution of benefits from any growth process will reflect the distribution of assets and opportunities which different social groups already possess. Where this is highly skewed, any sudden spurt in growth linked to a rising demand for skilled labour is likely to exacerbate income inequality. Nonetheless, these growth and welfare effects are small. Turning now on to the second essay (Essay 2), we construct a model of growth with heterogeneity in asset holdings and skills and solve it numerically to the Post-Apartheid South African economy to analyze the dynamics of income distribution, income inequality, poverty, and by: 3.

    In this paper the author adds some further empirical tests of his theory of income distribution. This theory (cf. this Review, Ser Number 3, September , p. ff) sees income distribution as the distribution of prices of production factors, especially labour, of different quality and prices as the effect of demand and supply quality of labour is represented only by the Cited by: The Role of Education in Economic Development: A Theoretical Perspective. on education and health) on economic growth in Nigeria. to economic growth, poverty, and income distribution Author: Ilhan Ozturk.

    Today, in the current climate, income inequality is a term synonymous with income distribution. Economic growth is also closely aligned to factors such as income inequality and income distribution. Studies regarding income distribution in the United States and how trends have changed over the years have revealed a number of key issues. Education and Income Distribution in Developing Countries: A Review of the Literature. Abstract [Excerpt] This paper is a survey of the available literature on education and income distribution in developing countries. Education may affect the distribution of income in a Cited by:

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Five main conclusions emerge. First, minor differences in education technologies, preferences, or wealth can lead to a high degree of stratification. Imperfect capital markets are not necessary, but will compound these other sources. Second, stratification makes inequality in education and income more persistent across by: Education, Income Distribution and Growth: The Local Connection This paper develops a simple model of human capital accumulation and community formation by heterogeneous families, which provides an integrated framework for analyzing the local determinants of inequality and growth.

Five main conclusions emerge. Education and income --Model of analysis --Optimal investments for economic growth --Economic growth and the distribution of wage income --The effect of time lags in educational production on golden rules --The distribution of land.

area'sgrowthinbothpercapitaincome()andtotalemployment(). The correlations arerespectively and, or and, dependingonwhether wemeasureincome disparities in This paper presents empirical evidence on how education is related to income distribution in a panel data set covering a broad range of countries for the period between and The findings indicate that educational factors—higher educational attainment and more equal distribution of education —play a significant role in making Cited by: 1.

The Functional LI Definition Distribution of Income of Factors The functional distribution of income refers to the way in which owners of resources (i.e., land, labor, and capital) divide the income earned from their combined production by: 7.

Income distribution is extremely important for development, since it influences the cohesion of society, determines the extent of poverty for any given average per capita income and the poverty-reducing effects of growth, and even affects people's health.

The paper reviews the connections between income distribution and economic growth. Income Distribution and Economic Development: Insights from Machine Learning June Abstract In the literature on inequality and economic development, the overwhelming focus is on the Gini coefficient, a single statistic for the entire income distribution.

In this paper, we questionFile Size: KB. On the other hand, the other 11 parameters (the left column of Table 1) are difficult to calibrate as it is hard to find corresponding values from data of micro-survey or public calibrate them to match the following observations (target) for China 6: (1) Mean value of senior high school enrolment rate during – is 53% (Education Statistical Yearbook, ).Cited by: Table 1 below shows a significant relationship between income levels and educational attainment.

Basically, the higher the education level, the higher the income. For example, people with professional degrees earned 6x as much as people who did not graduate from. initial asset distribution on growth and poverty reduction, found a significant negative correlation between education dispersion (measured by the standard deviation of schooling) and income growth.

In the Inter-American Development Bank () study on inequality in Latin America, the standardFile Size: KB. 86 Educational System, Income Inequality and Growth Est.

econ., São Paulo, 35(1), jan-mar Although I have assumed f(i) to be continuous, the focus of my attention will be on the three income classes, and. By extension, I assume that there are three types of family/consumers in this econom, fyamilies with lo,w median and high-income.

Growth, Population, and Income Distribution 1st Edition by Simon Kuznets (Author) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book Author: Simon Kuznets.

Get this from a library. Education, income distribution, and growth: the local connection. [Roland Benabou; National Bureau of Economic Research.].

Education is fundamental to development and growth. From encouraging higher enrollment, especially for girls and other disadvantaged children, to promoting learning for all, the World Bank Group plays a significant role in education globally.

Growth, Income Distribution, and Poverty: A Review by Arne Bigsten and Jörgen Levin Working Paper in Economics No 32 November Department of Economics Göteborg University Abstract: This paper reviews the recent literature dealing with the relationships between economic growth, income distribution, and poverty.

This generally fails to. An extensive survey of empirical research on education as related to poverty, growth, and income distribution is presented, with the focus on 21 developing nations. The study uses the latest available data on alternative measures of income distribution, income shares of various population groups by income classes, and poverty by: Income inequality measures fall into two categories: onenumber summary statistics, such as the Gini index- and information about the income distribution at various points, such as shares of income or percentile ratios.

One-number summary statistics measure the income distribution throughout the entire distribution. The Gini indexFile Size: KB. tering economic growth and reducing income inequality. This paper revisits both relations in a single model of occupational choice with an endogenous supply of teachers.

First, we show that the impact of public education expenditures on eco-nomic growth depends both on the level of these expenditures and the shape of the human capital : Lionel Artige, Laurent Cavenaile.

Handbook of Income Distribution survey of substantive issues. In two volumes they address subjects that were not covered in Volume 1 (), such as education, health and experimental economics; and subjects that were covered but where there have been substantial new developments, such as the historical study of income inequality and Format: Hardcover.

effect and derive joint implications for GDP growth and income inequality. Contrary to the predictions of our model, previous research has documented a re-lationship between education levels and GDP growth across countries, but no effect of changes in education on changes in GDP [Benhabib and Spiegel ; Barro and Sala-i-Martin ].fared even better.

Over the same period, their average real income increased by % (from $1, adjusted for inflation, to $5,) and their share of national income almost tripled, from to %.1 Over the same 33 years, median household income grew by only 9%. And this growth .Cingano, F.

(), “Trends in Income Inequality and its Impact on Economic Growth”, OECD Social, Employment and Migration Working Papers, No.OECD Publishing. Figure 5: Average probability of tertiary education by parental educational background and inequalityCited by: