ERIC Number: ED261946
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: N/A
Analysis of Costs of Education in India. Occasional Paper 10.
Tilak, Jandhyala B. G.
A paper analyzing the cost of education in India is divided into three major sections. In the first section, the author highlights the importance of cost analysis, describes a taxonomy of costs of education, and discusses alternative concepts of unit costs of education and other conceptual and analytical issues. The nature of official and non-official statistics of costs of education--both private and public--is described in section two. In section three an analysis of costs of education in India is presented, based upon empirical estimates. The paper of education, and concludes with suggestions on the problem of cost analysis of Indian education. Eighteen tables accompany the paper. (LP)
Descriptors: Comparative Education, Cost Effectiveness, Costs, Developing Nations, Educational Economics, Educational Research, Elementary Secondary Education, Private Education, Public Education
National Institute of Educational Planning and Administration, 17-B, Sri Aurobindo Marg, New Delhi, India 110016 (write for price)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Inst. of Educational Planning and Administration, New Delhi (India).
Identifiers - Location: India