The Economics, Technology and Neuroscience of Human Capability Formation
No 13195, NBER Working Papers from National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc
This paper begins the synthesis of two currently unrelated literatures: the human capital approach to health economics and the economics of cognitive and noncognitive skill formation. A lifecycle investment framework is the foundation for understanding the origins of human inequality and for devising policies to reduce it.
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Published as Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, August 14, 2007 vol. 104 no. 33 13250-13255
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