ERIC Number: EJ607633
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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The Growth of Benchmarking in Higher Education.
Lifelong Learning in Europe, v5 n2 p100-05 2000
Benchmarking is used in higher education to improve performance by comparison with other institutions. Types used include internal, external competitive, external collaborative, external transindustry, and implicit. Methods include ideal type (or gold) standard, activity-based benchmarking, vertical and horizontal benchmarking, and comparative performance indicators. (SK)
Descriptors: Benchmarking, Comparative Analysis, Evaluation Methods, Higher Education, Institutional Evaluation
KVS Foundation, Museokatu 18 A 2, 00100 Helsinki, Finland.
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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