Orkodashvili, Mariam (2008): Reversing a Balance Wheel Principle and Changing a Roller Coaster Pattern.
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The paper discusses funding principles and policies of higher education during the recession period. The role of state appropriations for the viability of public higher education institutions is discussed. State funding affecting institutional behaviour is another issue raised. The paper discusses the possibility of expanding state funding for higher education institutions instead of cutting during economic recession. The examples of Midwestern states is discussed for this purpose. Funding higher education institutions is perceived as an important component of the process of investing in human capital.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Reversing a Balance Wheel Principle and Changing a Roller Coaster Pattern|
|Keywords:||higher education funding; state appropriations; balance wheel; institutional behaviour; quality; performance funding; human capital|
|Subjects:||R - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics > R5 - Regional Government Analysis > R58 - Regional Development Planning and Policy
A - General Economics and Teaching > A2 - Economics Education and Teaching of Economics > A23 - Graduate
A - General Economics and Teaching > A1 - General Economics > A13 - Relation of Economics to Social Values
|Depositing User:||Mariam Orkodashvili|
|Date Deposited:||22. Jul 2009 05:25|
|Last Modified:||18. Feb 2013 03:55|
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