ERIC Number: EJ676452
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
Reference Count: 0
Effects of State Postsecondary Education Structures on Public University Prices and Spending.
Lowry, Robert C.
New Directions for Institutional Research, n119 p41-53 Fall 2003
An analysis shows that public universities in states with systems that enhance political control and universities whose trustees are selected by nonacademic stakeholders charge significantly lower prices than universities located in state with decentralized systems and those in which trustees are selected by academic stakeholders. (Author/SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue titled "Maximizing Revenue in Higher Education." Revised version of an article titled "Governmental Structure, Trustee Selection, and Public University Prices and Spending: Multiple Means to Similar Ends" in the "American Journal of Political Science," October 2001, n45 p845-61.