07/10/2013: Wolf on Education and Growth

Education is big because it is seen as the engine of economic growth, a sure-fire route to future prosperity and victory in a global competition… [T]he belief in education for growth runs deep and wide beyond our political classes, replacing socialism as the great secular faith of our age.

– Alison Wolf
Does Education Matter
(London: Penguin Books, 2002), pg. 8

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