ERIC Number: EJ421617
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Contracting and Higher Education.
Ferris, James M.
Journal of Higher Education, v62 n1 p1-24 Jan-Feb 1991
The potential gains in efficiency of three types of contracts in college administration are contrasted. Contract types include explicit contracts in the budgeting process between the state and higher education institutions; institutional contracting for inputs; and interinstitutional contracting. The tradeoff between production cost savings and transaction costs is examined. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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