Saturday, June 23, 2007

Education and Economic Prosperity

Allow me to paraphrase Kerplunk--an educated citizenry is necessary, but not sufficient, for national economic prosperity.

Update, 7/2/07: Also from Kerplunk,

That France has a 41 per cent drop out rate from its higher education system yet still has the world's fifth-largest economy proves exactly one thing - education does not drive the economy....

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