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Constructing knowledge societies : new challenges for tertiary education : Construire les societes de savoir : nouveaux defis pour l'enseignement superieur (French)

This report describes how tertiary education contributes to building up a country's capacity for participation in an increasingly knowledge-based world economy and investigates policy options for tertiary education that have the potential to enhance economic growth and reduce poverty. ... See More +

Publication 24973 DEC 30, 2004

Salmi, Jamil; Millot, Benoit; Court, David; Crawford, Michael; Darvas, Peter; Golladay, Fred; Holm-Nielsen, Lauritz; Hopper, Richard; Markov, Andrei; Moock, Peter; Mukherjee, Hena; Saint, William; Shrivastava, Shashi; Steier, Francis; Meel, Rosita van English, Arabic, Russian, Armenian, Korean, Spanish Disclosed

Approaches to results-based funding in tertiary education : identifying finance reform options for Chile (English)

Unrealized potential exists for increasing accountability and transparency in Chilean tertiary education by allocating resources based on achieved results rather than historical precedence and political negotiation. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS3436 OCT 01, 2004

Thorn, Kristian; Holm-Nielsen, Lauritz; Jeppesen, Jette Samuel

Chile : decades of educational reform deliver (English)

A common vision and a consistent effort on the part of Chilean governments from the late 1960s to the present have placed Chile at an advanced stage of educational development. ... See More +

Brief 28479 MAR 01, 2004

Holm-Nielsen, Lauritz; Thorn, Kristian; Prawda, Juan Spanish

Chile : decades of educational reform deliver : Chile: mas de diez anos de reforma educacional (Spanish)

A common vision and a consistent effort on the part of Chilean governments from the late 1960s to the present have placed Chile at an advanced stage of educational development. ... See More +

Brief 28479 MAR 01, 2004

Holm-Nielsen, Lauritz; Thorn, Kristian; Prawda, Juan English

Constructing knowledge societies : new challenges for tertiary education (Korean)

This report describes how tertiary education contributes to building up a country's capacity for participation in an increasingly knowledge-based world economy and investigates policy options for tertiary education that have the potential to enhance economic growth and reduce poverty. ... See More +

Publication 24973 FEB 23, 2004

Salmi, Jamil; Millot, Benoit; Court, David; Crawford, Michael; Darvas, Peter; Golladay, Fred; Holm-Nielsen, Lauritz; Hopper, Richard; Markov, Andrei; Moock, Peter; Mukherjee, Hena; Saint, William; Shrivastava, Shashi; Steier, Francis; Meel, Rosita van English, Arabic, Russian, French, Armenian, Spanish Disclosed

Constructing knowledge societies : new challenges for tertiary education (Arabic)

This report describes how tertiary education contributes to building up a country's capacity for participation in an increasingly knowledge-based world economy and investigates policy options for tertiary education that have the potential to enhance economic growth and reduce poverty. ... See More +

Publication 24973 JAN 01, 2003

Salmi, Jamil; Millot, Benoit; Court, David; Crawford, Michael; Darvas, Peter; Golladay, Fred; Holm-Nielsen, Lauritz; Hopper, Richard; Markov, Andrei; Moock, Peter; Mukherjee, Hena; Saint, William; Shrivastava, Shashi; Steier, Francis; Meel, Rosita van English, Russian, French, Armenian, Korean, Spanish Disclosed

Constructing knowledge societies : new challenges for tertiary education (Russian)

This report describes how tertiary education contributes to building up a country's capacity for participation in an increasingly knowledge-based world economy and investigates policy options for tertiary education that have the potential to enhance economic growth and reduce poverty. ... See More +

Publication 24973 JAN 01, 2003

Salmi, Jamil; Millot, Benoit; Court, David; Crawford, Michael; Darvas, Peter; Golladay, Fred; Holm-Nielsen, Lauritz; Hopper, Richard; Markov, Andrei; Moock, Peter; Mukherjee, Hena; Saint, William; Shrivastava, Shashi; Steier, Francis; Meel, Rosita van English, Arabic, French, Armenian, Korean, Spanish Disclosed

Constructing knowledge societies : new challenges for tertiary education : Construir sociedades del conocimiento : nuevos desafios para la educacion terciaria (Spanish)

This report describes how tertiary education contributes to building up a country's capacity for participation in an increasingly knowledge-based world economy and investigates policy options for tertiary education that have the potential to enhance economic growth and reduce poverty. ... See More +

Publication 24973 JAN 01, 2003

Salmi, Jamil; Millot, Benoit; Court, David; Crawford, Michael; Darvas, Peter; Golladay, Fred; Holm-Nielsen, Lauritz; Hopper, Richard; Markov, Andrei; Moock, Peter; Mukherjee, Hena; Saint, William; Shrivastava, Shashi; Steier, Francis; Meel, Rosita van English, Arabic, Russian, French, Armenian, Korean Disclosed

Chile : science, technology and innovation : Chile: science, technology and inovation (English)

The ability to create, distribute and exploit knowledge has become a major source of competitive advantage, wealth creation and improvements in the quality of life. ... See More +

LAC Human & Social Development Group Paper Series 32470 DEC 01, 2002

Holm-Nielsen, Lauritz; Agapitova, Natalia Disclosed

Chile's millennium science initiative : building human capital for the global knowledge economy (English)

Chile's scientific community garners well-deserved respect in the region and worldwide. The country has made significant and fruitful efforts to move towards a leadership position in research among industrializing countries. ... See More +

Brief 26726 DEC 01, 2002

Holm-Nielsen, Lauritz; Norsworthy, Alex Spanish

Chile's millennium science initiative : building human capital for the global knowledge economy : Iniciativa cientifica milenio de Chile : formacion de capital humano para la economia global del conocimiento (Spanish)

Chile's scientific community garners well-deserved respect in the region and worldwide. The country has made significant and fruitful efforts to move towards a leadership position in research among industrializing countries. ... See More +

Brief 26726 DEC 01, 2002

Holm-Nielsen, Lauritz; Norsworthy, Alex English

Chile : human resources for the knowledge economy : Chile: human resources for the knowledge economy (English)

This paper takes stock at the Chilean education system and the country's stock of human capital. The objective is to assess whether Chile's is sufficiently equipped in terms of human capital to take advantage of the knowledge economy. ... See More +

LAC Human & Social Development Group Paper Series 32469 DEC 01, 2002

Holm-Nielsen, Lauritz; Garcia Zuniga, Patricia; Nikolaj Hansen, Thomas Disclosed

The evolution of science and technology : Latin America and the Caribbean in comparative perspective : The evolution of science and technology: Latin America and the Caribbean in comparative perspective (English)

This study focuses on the evolution of science and technology in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). Extensive empirical evidence lends support to the proposition that the ability to innovate, develop new technologies and adapt successfully to existing ones, has become one of the core determinants of economic growth in the past decades. ... See More +

LAC Human & Social Development Group Paper Series 32471 DEC 01, 2002

Nikolaj Hansen, Thomas; Agapitova, Natalia; Holm-Nielsen, Lauritz; Goga Vukmirovic, Ognjenka Disclosed

Science and technology in Colombia : status and perspectives : Science and technology in Colombia: status and perspectives (English)

Colombian economic performance is promising, but the current recession showed the fragility of the economy and the fact that the country cannot sustain growth without major changes in its development strategy. ... See More +

LAC Human & Social Development Group Paper Series 32445 JUL 01, 2002

Agapitova, Natalia; Holm-Nielsen, Lauritz; Vukmirovic, Goga Disclosed

Constructing knowledge societies : new challenges for tertiary education (Armenian)

This report describes how tertiary education contributes to building up a country's capacity for participation in an increasingly knowledge-based world economy and investigates policy options for tertiary education that have the potential to enhance economic growth and reduce poverty. ... See More +

Publication 24973 JAN 01, 2002

Salmi, Jamil; Millot, Benoit; Court, David; Crawford, Michael; Darvas, Peter; Golladay, Fred; Holm-Nielsen, Lauritz; Hopper, Richard; Markov, Andrei; Moock, Peter; Mukherjee, Hena; Saint, William; Shrivastava, Shashi; Steier, Francis; Meel, Rosita van English, Arabic, Russian, French, Korean, Spanish Disclosed

Constructing knowledge societies : new challenges for tertiary education (English)

This report describes how tertiary education contributes to building up a country's capacity for participation in an increasingly knowledge-based world economy and investigates policy options for tertiary education that have the potential to enhance economic growth and reduce poverty. ... See More +

Publication 24973 JAN 01, 2002

Salmi, Jamil; Millot, Benoit; Court, David; Crawford, Michael; Darvas, Peter; Golladay, Fred; Holm-Nielsen, Lauritz; Hopper, Richard; Markov, Andrei; Moock, Peter; Mukherjee, Hena; Saint, William; Shrivastava, Shashi; Steier, Francis; Meel, Rosita van Arabic, Russian, French, Armenian, Korean, Spanish Disclosed

Education, earnings, and inequality in Brazil, 1982-98 - implications for education policy (English)

The educational attainment of Brazil's labor force, has gradually increased over the past two decades. At the same time, the government has pursued a series of economic structural adjustment policies. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS2686 OCT 31, 2001

Blom, Andreas; Holm-Nielsen, Lauritz; Verner, Dorte

Brazilian higher education : characteristic and challenges (English)

Higher education in Brazil is at a crossroads, with the Government exploring alternatives to address critical issues on the subject. This report aims at providing a description and policy assessment of the present system. ... See More +

LAC Human & Social Development Group Paper Series 18839 OCT 31, 1998

Crawford, Michael; Holm-Nielsen, Lauritz

Quality assurance in higher education : Recent progress - challenges ahead (English)

This paper reviews the current status of national policies for quality assurance. It offers a brief assessment of recent trends and identifies some areas of emerging consensus as well as issues still being debated. ... See More +

Working Paper 21199 OCT 31, 1998

El-Khawas, Elaine; DePietro-Jurand, Robin; Holm-Nielsen, Lauritz Spanish

Quality assurance in higher education : Recent progress - challenges ahead : El control de calidad en la educacion superior : avances recientes y dificultades por superar (Spanish)

This paper reviews the current status of national policies for quality assurance. It offers a brief assessment of recent trends and identifies some areas of emerging consensus as well as issues still being debated. ... See More +

Working Paper 21199 OCT 01, 1998

El-Khawas, Elaine; DePietro-Jurand, Robin; Holm-Nielsen, Lauritz English Disclosed

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
Constructing knowledge societies : new challenges for tertiary education : Construire les societes de savoir : nouveaux defis pour l'enseignement superieur (French)
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DEC 30, 2004 24973 Publication English, Arabic, Russian, Armenian, Korean, Spanish
Approaches to results-based funding in tertiary education : identifying finance reform options for Chile (English)
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OCT 01, 2004 WPS3436 Policy Research Working Paper
Chile : decades of educational reform deliver (English)
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MAR 01, 2004 28479 Brief Spanish
Chile : decades of educational reform deliver : Chile: mas de diez anos de reforma educacional (Spanish)
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MAR 01, 2004 28479 Brief English
Constructing knowledge societies : new challenges for tertiary education (Korean)
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FEB 23, 2004 24973 Publication English, Arabic, Russian, French, Armenian, Spanish
Constructing knowledge societies : new challenges for tertiary education (Arabic)
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JAN 01, 2003 24973 Publication English, Russian, French, Armenian, Korean, Spanish
Constructing knowledge societies : new challenges for tertiary education (Russian)
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JAN 01, 2003 24973 Publication English, Arabic, French, Armenian, Korean, Spanish
Constructing knowledge societies : new challenges for tertiary education : Construir sociedades del conocimiento : nuevos desafios para la educacion terciaria (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2003 24973 Publication English, Arabic, Russian, French, Armenian, Korean
Chile : science, technology and innovation : Chile: science, technology and inovation (English)
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DEC 01, 2002 32470 LAC Human & Social Development Group Paper Series
Chile's millennium science initiative : building human capital for the global knowledge economy (English)
See More +
DEC 01, 2002 26726 Brief Spanish
Chile's millennium science initiative : building human capital for the global knowledge economy : Iniciativa cientifica milenio de Chile : formacion de capital humano para la economia global del conocimiento (Spanish)
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DEC 01, 2002 26726 Brief English
Chile : human resources for the knowledge economy : Chile: human resources for the knowledge economy (English)
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DEC 01, 2002 32469 LAC Human & Social Development Group Paper Series
The evolution of science and technology : Latin America and the Caribbean in comparative perspective : The evolution of science and technology: Latin America and the Caribbean in comparative perspective (English)
See More +
DEC 01, 2002 32471 LAC Human & Social Development Group Paper Series
Science and technology in Colombia : status and perspectives : Science and technology in Colombia: status and perspectives (English)
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JUL 01, 2002 32445 LAC Human & Social Development Group Paper Series
Constructing knowledge societies : new challenges for tertiary education (Armenian)
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JAN 01, 2002 24973 Publication English, Arabic, Russian, French, Korean, Spanish
Constructing knowledge societies : new challenges for tertiary education (English)
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JAN 01, 2002 24973 Publication Arabic, Russian, French, Armenian, Korean, Spanish
Education, earnings, and inequality in Brazil, 1982-98 - implications for education policy (English)
See More +
OCT 31, 2001 WPS2686 Policy Research Working Paper
Brazilian higher education : characteristic and challenges (English)
See More +
OCT 31, 1998 18839 LAC Human & Social Development Group Paper Series
Quality assurance in higher education : Recent progress - challenges ahead (English)
See More +
OCT 31, 1998 21199 Working Paper Spanish
Quality assurance in higher education : Recent progress - challenges ahead : El control de calidad en la educacion superior : avances recientes y dificultades por superar (Spanish)
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OCT 01, 1998 21199 Working Paper English