Human assets: The most precious capital

Apelian, Diran
January 2009
JOM: The Journal of The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TM;Jan2009, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p14
Academic Journal
The author reflects on the human asset as the most precious capital. He states that with the financial crisis, what the world needs is not just the bailout of the economy, but a buildup of the people. He notes that investment should be made in schools—from primary to collegiate, as well as in research funding.


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