Oct 20, 2011

Cuts on Education


Crime
Around the world, incarceration and conviction rates are high among the least educated. A number of recent studies find that this correlation reflects a causal relationship.
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Health
Recent evidence suggests that educational attainment also improves health.
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Democracy
More educated societies tend to be more democratic, but does education actually improve citizenship and political engagement? Three recent individual-based analyses suggest that it does.[...]
More generally, education appears to increase political interest and other forms of political participation, as well as the extent to which individuals are informed about politics.

Lance Lochner

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