ERIC Number: EJ591116
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Efficiency in the Most Rural States: Litigation Influencing Fiscal Policies toward Rural Schools.
Dunn, Randy J.
Journal of Education Finance, v25 n1 p97-120 Sum 1999
Reviews the nature of rural education and meanings of efficiency as seen in finance-litigation literature. Describes litigation in five rural states (Arkansas, Kentucky, Pennsylvania, Minnesota, West Virginia), highlighting interpretations of the "thorough and efficient" clause within these states' constitutions. Rural schools' small size and community relationships should matter. Contains 80 references. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Reports - Evaluative
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