ERIC Number: ED175323
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Financial Measures Project. New Developments in Measuring Financial Conditions of Colleges and Universities: Papers Presented at a Working Conference.
New York Community Trust, NY.; Montgomery County Board of Education, Mount Sterling, KY.; National Center for Educational Statistics (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Papers presented at a working conference on new developments in measuring financial conditions of colleges and universities included the following: "Using Financial Indicators for Public Policy Purposes," by George W. Bonham; "Conceptual Advances in Specifying Financial Indicators: Cash Flows in the Short and Long Run," by Hans H. Jenny; "Another Approach to Institutional Classification," by Kent Weldon; "The Financial Community's Use of Indicators," by John Berenyi; "Accounting Practice and Its Implications for Financial Analysis," by William Wilkinson; "A Model of University Finances Providing for Planning Trade-offs," by Nathan Dickmeyer; "Applications of Statistics to Indicator Development," by A. Jackson Stenner; and "Designing a Research Program to Accelerate Indicator Development," by D. F. Finn. The agenda and roster of participants in the conference are also included. (SC)
Descriptors: College Administration, Conference Reports, Economic Factors, Educational Economics, Educational Finance, Financial Policy, Financial Problems, Higher Education, Income, Measurement Techniques, Models, Money Management, Operating Expenses, Statistical Analysis
Economics and Finance Unit, American Council on Education, One Dupont Circle, Suite 830, Washington, DC 20036 ($10.00)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New York Community Trust, NY.; Montgomery County Board of Education, Mount Sterling, KY.; National Center for Educational Statistics (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.