Impact Human Capital Development on Poverty Alleviation and Social Inequality in Riau of Island, Indonesia
Nurmala Mustika Dewi1, Rahmayandi Mulda2

1Nurmala Mustika Dewi, Program Pascasarjana, Riau Kepulauan University, Batam, Indonesia.
2Rahmayandi Mulda, Department of Social Sciences and Political Sciences, Riau Kepualaun University, Batam, Indonesia.
Manuscript received on 27 November 2019 | Revised Manuscript received on 04 December 2019 | Manuscript Published on 10 December 2019 | PP: 879-883 | Volume-8 Issue-3S2 October 2019 | Retrieval Number: C12121083S219/2019©BEIESP | DOI: 10.35940/ijrte.C1212.1083S219
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Abstract: The purpose of this study is to impact of human capital development on poverty alleviation and social inequality is important, given its policy implications especially with respect to the developing countries particularly in Indonesia. The study examines the relationship between some elements of human capital development, poverty alleviation, and social inequality. It investigates the causal relationship between the human capital development explicitly measured on through targeted social assistence and its impact on poverty alleviation and social inequality measured by per capita income over the period of time stated. The study uses Granger causality test through a vector error correction mechanism (VECM), to determine whether the elements of through targeted social assistence of any precedence or effect(s) on per capita income.
Keywords: Human Capital Development, Poverty Alleviation, Social Inequality, Social Assistance, Percapita Income.
Scope of the Article: Social Sciences