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ERIC Number: EJ582105
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0009-5982
Colleges Turn to Debt To Finance Their Ambitions.
van der Werf, Martin
Chronicle of Higher Education, v45 n28 pA38-A40 Mar 19 1999
With interest rates low and endowment returns high, many colleges and universities are borrowing more than ever. This increasing reliance on bond issues and deficit spending will work if the economy remains strong. Investors appear to be eager to invest in private institutions. Colleges with more aggressive boards are using debt to reposition themselves in the higher education market. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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