ERIC Number: EJ443205
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Discipline Cost Indices and Their Applications.
Smith, Theresa Y.
Research in Higher Education, v33 n1 p59-70 Feb 1992
The derivation of discipline cost indexes, developed to permit accurate interinstitutional comparisons of relative costs among disciplines, is explained using expenditure data from five peer institutions. How the indexes have been used in one research university's budget allocation process is then described. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Audience: Administrators; Researchers; Practitioners
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