ERIC Number: EJ457751
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Lessons from Recessions: Connecticut's Experience Shows Need for Strategic Planning.
Anderes, Thomas K.
Business Officer, v26 n8 p37-41 Feb 1993
Fiscal crisis in New England has been greater than that of early 1980s; colleges and universities should heed lessons. Presents guidelines extracted from study on organizations that effectively managed cutbacks in programs. Effective strategic planning was based on 8 preconditions that define system's capabilities to identify and react to decline and 10 tactics useful during budget cutting process. (MSE)
Descriptors: Budgeting, Business Cycles, College Administration, College Planning, Costs, Economic Climate, Higher Education, Long Range Planning, Retrenchment, State Colleges, Statewide Planning, Trend Analysis
National Association of College and University Business Officers. 1110 Vermont Avenue NW Suite 800, Washington, DC 20005. Tel: 800-462-4916; Tel: 202-861-2500; Fax: 202-861-2583; Web site: http://www.nacubo.org
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
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Identifiers - Location: Connecticut