- Author : Wolfgang Lutz
- Publisher : Oxford University Press
- Release Date : 2017-10-20
- Genre: Business & Economics
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- ISBN 10 : 9780192542847
World Population Human Capital in the Twenty First Century Book Description :
Condensed into a detailed analysis and a selection of continent-wide datasets, this revised edition of World Population & Human Capital in the Twenty-First Century addresses the role of educational attainment in global population trends and models. Presenting the full chapter text of the original edition alongside a concise selection of data, it summarizes past trends in fertility, mortality, migration, and education, and examines relevant theories to identify key determining factors. Deriving from a global survey of hundreds of experts and five expert meetings on as many continents, World Population & Human Capital in the Twenty-First Century: An Overview emphasizes alternative trends in human capital, new ways of studying ageing and the quantificat...