There are important limitations to what education can do to reduce inequality and poverty within a reasonable time frame. Education is a long term investment and it takes half a century to qualify the entire labor force. Primary and secondary education have small effects on inequality, even in a highly optimistic scenario.
PLAS Presents: Marcelo Medeiros: Education is No Panacea: Inequality and Poverty in Brazil
Wed, Oct 23, 2019, 12:00 pm
Location: 216 Burr Hall
Cervantes Symposium of the Northeast: Cervantine Ventures
Sat, Oct 26, 2019, 9:30 am
Location: 010 East Pyne