ERIC Number: EJ570446
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
A Primer on Alternative Investments: Free Lunches, Magic, and the Four Ps.
Yoder, Jay A.
Business Officer, v32 n2 p21-25 Aug 1998
A discussion of alternative investments for colleges and universities looks at the kinds of investments that comprise this group, rationales for making such investments, the advantages of diversification, risk issues, and ways to reduce risk, including careful selection of managers. Several strategies for getting started in alternative investments are suggested. (MSE)
Descriptors: College Administration, Educational Finance, Higher Education, Investment, Money Management, Program Administration, Risk, Vocabulary
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: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
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