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Investing in Yourself: An Economic Approach to Education Decisions (Page One Economics)

"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 issue.

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Audience:   High School, Consumers, College
Language:   English
Subjects:   AP, Economics, Data Literacy
Resource Types:   Data, Publications, Newsletter, Lessons
Concepts:   Factors of Production/Productive Resources, Sources of Income, Income, Human Capital, Productivity