ERIC Number: EJ617896
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Measuring Resources in Education: A Comparison of Accounting and the Resource Cost Model Approach.
Chambers, Jay G.
School Business Affairs, v66 n11 p26-34 Nov 2000
The need for programmatic cost information, data compatibility, and understanding input/output relationships are sparking efforts to improve standards for organizing and reporting educational-resource data. Unlike accountants, economists measure resources in real terms and organize information around service delivery, using a resource-cost model. (Contains 12 references.) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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