- Risk taking and optimal taxation in the presence of nontradable human capital. Hu, Zuliu // IMF Staff Papers;Sep93, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p622
Recognizes the existence of risky, nontradable human capital income and attempts to offer an integrated treatment of individuals' intertemporal consumption and labor supply as well as of their portfolio choices. Opportunities for investment; Brownian motion pattern; Interaction between labor...
- INVESTMENT IN HUMAN CAPITAL THROUGH POST-COMPULSORY EDUCATION AND TRAINING. // OECD Economic Outlook;Dec2001, Vol. 2001 Issue 2, p151
Examines the importance of human capital investment determine the individual earning capacity and employment prospect in the OECD countries. Delivery of compulsory education and training; Improvement of employment probability; Association of education with non economic benefits.
- Risks and Returns to Educational Fields: A Financial Asset Approach to Vocational and Academic Education. // DIW Economic Bulletin;2012, Vol. 2 Issue 10, p23
The article offers information on a study that analyzes the returns and earnings risk of investments into different types of human capital using a financial assets approach.
- A Theory of Human Investment in Physical Skills and Its Application to Achievement in Tennis. Sahota, Gian S.; Sahota, Chander K. // Southern Economic Journal;Jan84, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p642
The purpose of this study is to develop a theory of human investment and achievement in physical skills, paralleling the existing theories of human investment and achievement in schooling. A theoretical human-capital model of investment in health and sports is formulated and applied to a case...
- Office closings bring HR firms to Poland. Goodale, Greg // Prague Business Journal;3/25/2002, Vol. 7 Issue 12, p17
Reports the impact of the human resources companies to the economy in Warsaw, Poland. Decline in sales due to economic slowdown; Closure of the offices in smaller regional markets; Search for replacement to existing management structures.
- Pay and benefits altered in response to uncertainty. // Fairfield County Business Journal;12/16/2002, Vol. 41 Issue 50, p17
Reports the effect of economic recession on the human capital investments in the U.S. Percentage increase of the merit-increase budgets; Accounts on the outcome of rewards investments; Emphasis on the strategies that mitigate short-term costs.
- Human Resources. Robinson, Howard F.; Hushak, Leroy J. // American Journal of Agricultural Economics;Dec70, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p733
Discusses the benefits of public investments in human resources in the United States. Problems in the implementation of framework for the evaluation of income effects; Problems of measurement; How problems influenced the public investment on human resources.
- UK workforce attracts foreign investment. // Management Accounting: Magazine for Chartered Management Account;May94, Vol. 72 Issue 5, p3
Presents a survey on the rating of Britain's workforce by foreign-owned companies operating in the United Kingdom. Research conducted by KPMG; Impact of human resources on foreign investment; Remarks by Colin Sharman, KPMG senior partner.
- The Contribution of Human Capital Investment in the Growth of East Asian Economy - A Literature Review. Abdullah, Nabaz Nawzad; Othman, Masayu binti // Journal of Economics & Business Research;2016, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p190
Human capital as the wealth of nation supports the economy in a variety of ways. This study intended to elucidate the significance of education, technology utilization and health investment in economic affluence of East Asia. The finding shows a significant relationship between human capital...
- Measuring HR. // Workforce (10928332);Jan2002, Vol. 81 Issue 1, p32
Describes the investments made by companies in human resource.