References list

0a Textbooks and General Collections

  1. Becker, William E. and William J. Baumol (ed.) (1996). Assessing Educational Practices: The Contribution of Economics. Cambridge: MA: MIT Press . Link.

  2. Belfield, Clive R. (2000). Economic Principles for Education: Theory and Evidence. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar . Abstract. Link.

  3. Blaug, Marc (ed.) (1992). The Economic Value of Education: Studies in the Economics of Education. Aldershot: Edward Elgar . Link.

  4. Brewer, Dominic J. and Patrick J. McEwan (eds.) (2009). Economics of Education. Amsterdam: Elsevier . Link.

  5. Carnoy, Martin (ed.) (1995). International Encyclopedia of Economics of Education. Oxford: Pergamon Press .

  6. Checchi, Daniele (2006). The Economics of Education: Human Capital, Family Background and Inequality. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press . Link.

  7. Cohn, Elchanan and Geraint Johnes (eds.) (1994). Recent Developments in the Economics of Education . Aldershot: Edward Elgar . Link.

  8. Cohn, Elchanan and Terry G. Geske (1990). The Economics of Education. Oxford: Pergamon Press; Reprinted by the Custom Division of SouthWestern Publishing Company, 2004 .

  9. Hanushek, Eric A. (ed.) (2004). The Economics Of Schooling And School Quality. Aldershot: Edward Elgar . Link.

  10. Hanushek, Eric A. and Finis Welch (eds.) (2006). Handbook of the Economics of Education. Amsterdam: North-Holland . Abstract. Link.

  11. Hanushek, Eric A., Steven Machin and Ludger Woessmann (eds.) (2011). Handbook of the Economics of Education. Amsterdam: North Holland . Link.

  12. Johnes, Geraint (1993). The Economics of Education. London: Macmillan .

  13. Johnes, Geraint and Jill Johnes (eds.) (2004). International Handbook on the Economics of Education. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar . Link.

  14. Machin, Stephen J. and Anna Vignoles (eds.) (2005). What's the Good of Education? The Economics of Education in the UK. Princeton University Press . Link.

  15. Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (2013). Education at a glance 2013: OECD indicators. Paris: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development . Link.

  16. Psacharopoulos, George (ed.) (1987). Economics of Education: Research and Studies. Oxford: Pergamon Press .


Another collection of Key Readings can be found on the World Bank’s Economics of Education website.