ERIC Number: EJ613241
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
The Economics of Higher Education: Focus on Cost.
Brinkman, Paul T.
New Directions for Institutional Research, v27 n2 p5-17 Sum 2000
Introduces this topical issue on costs in higher education with an overview of the economics of higher education. Considers various types of supplier costs (opportunity versus accounting costs), various ways of determining costs (cost accounting, statistical estimation, and modeling), and factors that influence supplier costs (environmental conditions, nature of the industry, and organizational tendencies). (DB)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "Analyzing Costs in Higher Education: What Institutional Researchers Need To Know, No. 1060."