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Unformatted text preview: statistical problems with trying to link education expendi-tures with educational attainment need for randomised trials, e.g., West-ern Kenya use NGOs to distribute textbooks to some schools but not to others focus of impact evaluation of education should be on earnings in later life and not just on test scores big literature in US on this and elsewhere Card and Krueger points to a positive effect of education on earnings highly sophisticated instrumentation techniques to deal with ability biases etc. identical twins Framework for Analysis Human capital multidimensional, covering a broad range of investments our focus on health and education broadly deFned Determinants of investments: parental characteristics hugely important Development Economics, LSE Summer School 2007 138...
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