DP3556 Human Capital, Growth and Inequality in Transition Economies
|Publication Date:||September 2002|
|Keyword(s):||constraints, educational reform, growth, human capital, inequality, liquidity, long run, transition economies|
|JEL(s):||I2, O15, P2|
|Programme Areas:||Transition Economics|
|Link to this Page:||cepr.org/active/publications/discussion_papers/dp.php?dpno=3556|
Transition economies have an initial condition of high human capital relative to living standards. I explore the possible implications of this key fact by surveying and adapting literature on growth and inequality. I focus especially on the long run and policy options.