Investment in secondary and tertiary education for economic growth: lessons for Rwanda from selected less developed countries.

by Gisanabagabo, Sebuhuzu

Abstract (Summary)

This research explored two interrelated issues in development economics. FIrstly, it investigated the importance of secondary and tertiary education for long-run growth of low-income economics. Secondly, it examined possible ways to invest in these higher levels of education. It draws on insights on these two issues to highlight lessons for Rwanda where policy makers have set out plans to build a knowledge economy in which science and technology would form the basis of the modern enterprise.

Bibliographical Information:


School:University of the Western Cape/Universiteit van Wes-Kaapland

School Location:South Africa

Source Type:Master's Thesis

Keywords:education economic aspects rwanda economics development effects of on


Date of Publication:01/01/2006

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