Investing in Yourself: An Economic Approach to Education Decisions (Page One Economics Classroom Edition)
Classroom Edition (.pdf)
“Human capital” may not be the first thing that comes to mind when we think about investments, but investing in education and training is an important economic decision. Learn about human capital and the return on such an investment in the February 2013 Page One Economics Newsletter – “Investing in Yourself: An Economic Approach to Education Decisions.”
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