ERIC Number: EJ628820
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
A Primer for Making Cost Adjustments in Education.
Fowler, William J., Jr.; Monk, David H.
Education Statistics Quarterly, v3 n1 p51-53 Spr 2001
Attempts to explain the differences between education costs and expenditures and explains the differences in the "unit price" of teachers in different regions and differences over time in the level of inflation. Also examines indices that can be used to make judgments about the differences in costs and outlines a plan to derive an index for school administrators and policymakers to use. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
IES Cited: ED454299; ED491640; ED492607
Note: For the entire journal issue, see TM 033 157. Originally published as the Executive Summary of the Research and Development Report of the same name.