Human resources in development along the Asia-Pacific Rim

Front Cover
Naohiro Ogawa, Gavin W. Jones, Jeffrey G. Williamson
Oxford University Press, 1993 - Social Science - 419 pages
0 Reviews
The development achieved by the resource-limited Asian countries in the last thirty years is unprecedented. This work examines what the authors believe to be the key to this growth--human resources. Using the most current methodology and data, the authors address many issues, including demographic foundations for human resource development, the role of women, whether the expansion of the educational system can occur too quickly, and the implications of evolution toward an aging society. The work strives to integrate these themes in a model that attempts a concise explanation of Asia-Pacific success story.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Introduction
1
Human Capital Deepening along the AsiaPacific Rim
7
POPULATION CHANGE HUMAN
19
Copyright

39 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

The Indonesian Economy
Hal Hill
Limited preview - 2000
All Book Search results »

About the author (1993)

Gavin Jones is professor of English at Stanford University. He is the author of "Strange Talk: The Politics of Dialect Literature in Gilded Age America.

Bibliographic information