ERIC Number: ED504317
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Dec-1
Abstractor: As Provided
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The Risks of Privatisation of Higher Education
Camilleri, Anthony F.
Online Submission, Paper presented at the SSU Conference on Higher Education (Rogaska Slatina, Slovenia, 2008)
The presentation looks at the latest statistics on participation in Higher Education, to question whether privatisation of systems has significant effects on participation, affordability and equity of Higher Education. It further looks into questions of autonomy and governance of Higher Education systems in private and public systems, and finally highlights the differences between the European and US approaches to governing and funding institutions.
Descriptors: Higher Education, Access to Education, Barriers, College Attendance, Enrollment, Student Costs, Governance, Educational Finance, Foreign Countries, Differences, Institutional Characteristics, Institutional Autonomy, Private Colleges, Privatization, Public Colleges, Risk, Educational Principles, Educational Policy, Educational Philosophy, College Administration
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: United States