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ERIC Number: ED506186
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Dec-7
Pages: 43
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 38
Higher Education Funding Issues: U.S. / UK Comparison
Orkodashvili, Mariam
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The paper compares and contrasts higher education funding sources and systems in the U.S. and the UK. The issues raised in the paper pertain to the major challenge of academia: finding financial support in times of limited resources and enhanced competition. The issues discussed throughout the paper are: funding and quality assessment of universities; funding and equity of access to post-secondary education; marketization and privatization of universities; funding, autonomy and accountability of higher education institutions. (Contains 5 tables, 9 charts and 7 footnotes.)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom; United States