Spending on education by countries around the world is rising but access to higher education remains unequal, says the latest OECD report, Education at a Glance 2012.

It says governments should increase investment in early childhood programmes and maintain reasonable costs for higher education in order to reduce inequality, boost social mobility and improve people’s employment prospects. - University World News

 

OCDE Education 2012 [pdf]: http://www.oecd.org/edu/eag2012%20(eng)--Ebook%20(FINAL%2011%2009%202012).pdf