Education and Training: The European Economy’s Best Hope
Nov 21, 2012: The CESifo Forum 3/2012 reports on the 11th Munich Economic Summit, which took place in Munich on 3 and 4 May 2012. The welcome speeches given by Jürgen Chroborg and Hans-Werner Sinn were followed by three introductory speeches: Peering over the Hedge: How Do the Neighbours Do It? (Ludger Woessmann), Making the Grade: How Do European Higher-Education Systems Score Internationally? (Rick van der Ploeg) and Dual Education: Europe’s Secret Recipe (Eric A. Hanushek). All of these speeches were followed by lively discussions.