ERIC Number: EJ620858
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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The Profit Motive.
Chubb, John E.; Levin, Henry M.
Education Matters, v1 n1 p6-15 Spr 2001
Presents two views of profit making schools. One argues that private management offers an attractive alternative for those who want to bring competition, choice, and change to public schools. The other questions why entrepreneurs are just now entering the market, how such schools will achieve cost savings, and whether they will earn profits comparable to returns on other investments. (SM)
Descriptors: Educational Improvement, Elementary Secondary Education, Private Financial Support, Public Education, School Business Relationship
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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