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IMF Podcast: Schools, skills and economic growth

Friday, March 3, 2017

There is a strong connection between human capital and economic growth, and in this podcast, Eric Hanushek says societies that invest a lot in the cognitive skills of their people grow significantly faster. Hanushek studies the relationship between education policy and economic outcomes at Stanford University. Contributors: Eric Hanushek, Paul and Jean Hanna Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution of Stanford University.