The Resource Does education really help? : skill, work, and inequality, Edward N. Wolff

Does education really help? : skill, work, and inequality, Edward N. Wolff

Label
Does education really help? : skill, work, and inequality
Title
Does education really help?
Title remainder
skill, work, and inequality
Statement of responsibility
Edward N. Wolff
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This work challenges the conventional wisdom that greater schooling and skill improvement leads to higher wages, that income inequality falls with wider access to schooling, and that the information technology revolution will re-ignite worker pay
Cataloging source
KIJ
Dewey number
331.11423
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD5724
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Target audience
specialized
Label
Does education really help? : skill, work, and inequality, Edward N. Wolff
Publication
Note
"A Century Foundation book."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-297) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword; Contents; 1 Postwar Trends in Income, Earnings, and Schooling; 2 Technology and the Demand for Skills; 3 Wages and Skills; 4 Productivity and Skill Change; 5 The Growth of the Information Economy; 6 Skill Dispersion and Earnings Inequality; 7 Skills and Changing Comparative Advantage; 8 Conclusions and Policy Recommendations; Data Appendix; References; Index
Control code
ocn131241324
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 308 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195345889
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35827804
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)131241324
  • pebcs0195345886

Library Locations

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