ERIC Number: EJ601766
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Endowments Earned 11% in 1999, Down from 18% the Prior Year.
Pulley, John L.
Chronicle of Higher Education, v46 n24 pA46,A49-A50 Feb 18, 2000
Analyzes 1999 endowment performance of 503 colleges and universities and finds that 34 universities now have endowments that top $1 billion; however, despite the strong market, average returns were the lowest of the past five years. Also identifies institutions with highest and lowest returns; graphs show distribution of assets, trends in returns, and returns by institution size and type. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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