ERIC Number: EJ388199
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Cohort Size and the Academic Labor Market.
Stapleton, David C.
Journal of Human Resources, v24 n2 p221-52 Spr 1989
Argues that policymakers should be skeptical of forecasts that predict faculty shortages and surpluses according to population trends and analyzes an economic model of the academic labor market. Concludes that forecasts from such models do not support policies designed to offset the impact of cohort size on the academic labor market. (Author/CH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A