INPROFORUM 2009

Growth & educational structure of labor force: panel data set for selected EU countries
Rudolf Kubík

Language: en
Last modified: 2013-09-03

Abstract


This paper aims to test the relationship between economic growth and labor force educational structure. It tries to answer basically two questions: "Does educational structure of labor force influence economic growth?" "Can higher percentage share of tertiary educated workforce contribute to GDP growth?" Results of multiple regression analyses on panel data set covering 21 European countries within 1996-2006 are presented.


Keywords


education, labor force in EU, human capital, growth, panel data

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