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July 1, 2019

Human capital in the era of digital disruption

Recently, the OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) and the Fundación Santillana presented the “OECD Skills Strategy 2019” report, drafted under the supervision of Montserrat Gomendio, Head of the OECD's Centre for Skills.

March 16, 2018

Colombia | It’s not just going to school: it’s going to learn and build up human capital

It’s been some time since I last read a title of a study that I like and share so much: “Learning to make the promise of education come true.”

August 26, 2016

Human Capital and Income Inequality: New Facts and Some Explanations

Most developing countries have made a great effort to eliminate illiteracy rates. As a result, the average human capital Gini coefficient dropped from 0.55 in 1960 to 0.28 in 2005.

December 7, 2015

Tamaño e internacionalización de las empresas españolas

La convergencia de España con las principales economías avanzadas requiere aumentar el empleo y la productividad. Las regulaciones del mercado de trabajo son importantes, pero también el tamaño de las empresas y sus determinantes, las regulaciones sobre los mercados de productos y, en general, el entorno para hacer negocios.

March 10, 2014

Human Capital and Income Inequality: Some Facts and Some Puzzles

This document is an update of WP 12/28 published in October 2012

September 23, 2013

Cross-country data on the quantity of schooling: a selective survey and some quality meas…

We survey a number of papers that have focused on the construction of cross-country data sets on average years of schooling

February 1, 2011

Human capital and productivity

This paper surveys the empirical literature on human capital and productivity and summarizes the results.