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Public no more : a new path to excellence for America's public universities

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

Stanford Business Books, an imprint of Stanford University Press, Stanford, California (2012)

Call Number:

Cubb LB2328.62 .U6 F48 2012

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/9617189

Keywords:

Public universities and colleges--United States

Abstract:

Contents: Introduction : challenges, solutions, and themes -- Challenges facing public research universities -- A framework for defining, creating, and distributing value -- Tuition setting in practice -- Basic financial structure of public universities -- Two prominent models for resource allocation : central-administration management and responsibility-centered management -- Subsidies to public higher education -- An efficiency-based subsidy and tuition policy -- The quality of education -- Cultural impediments to change -- Templates for change and lost opportunities -- Public no more.

Publication Language:

eng

Notes:

"Public No More examines the quickly changing environment within higher education, including the permanent decline in state support for public universities."