ERIC Number: EJ345348
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
Tuition and U.S. Private College Characteristics: The Hedonic Approach.
Harford, Jon D.; Marcus, Richard D.
Economics of Education Review, v5 n4 p415-30 1986
Examines determinants of tuition at American private colleges using 1982-83 data. Hedonic regression analysis involving over 20 quality measures shows that private college tuition responds in economically sensible ways to changes in public tuition and in quantity and quality of the faculties, facilities, and student bodies at private colleges. Includes 5 tables, many notes, and 17 references. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Policymakers; Practitioners
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