ERIC Number: EJ479678
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Measures of Resource Scarcity in Higher Education.
Pickens, William H.
New Directions for Institutional Research, n79 p5-15 Fall 1993
Resources for higher education over the last 40 years are reviewed, with special emphasis on the abundance of the 1980s and crisis of the 1990s. Trends in government support are examined, and ways in which individual institutions can measure the adequacy of their resources to pursue their policy goals are discussed. (Author/MSE)
Descriptors: College Administration, Economic Change, Educational Finance, Educational Trends, Federal Aid, Financial Problems, Financial Support, Government Role, Higher Education, Institutional Research, Measurement Techniques, Money Management, Program Administration, Resource Allocation, Retrenchment, State Aid, Trend Analysis
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Administrators
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue topic: "Managing with Scarce Resources."