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Title Unprofitable schooling : examining causes of, and fixes for, America's broken ivory tower / Todd J. Zywicki and Neal P. Mccluskey, eds
Published Washington, DC : Cato Institute, [2018]
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Contents What really spurred the Morrill Act? / Jane Shaw -- The Morrill Land-Grant Act : fact and mythology / Richard K. Vedder -- Accreditation : market regulation, or government regulation revisited? / Joshua C. Hall -- Understanding the runaway tuition phenomenon : a soliloquy with footnotes / Daniel D. Polsby -- Academic tenure and governance / Roger E. Meiners -- The changing of the guard : the political economy of administrative bloat in American higher education / Todd J. Zywicki and Christopher Koopman -- The senseless monstrosity in our path : academic bargains and the rise of the American University / Scott E. Masten -- All education is for-profit education / Henry G. Manne -- Assessing for-profit colleges / William F. Shughart and Jayme S. Lemke -- Public policy and the future of for-profit education / Michael E. DeBow -- Non-profit and for-profit enterprise in health care : birds of a feather? / David A. Hyman
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject College costs -- United States.
Education, Higher -- Economic aspects -- United States.
Federal aid to higher education -- United States.
For-profit universities and colleges -- United States.
Higher education and state -- United States.
Form Electronic book
Author McCluskey, Neal P., 1972- editor
Zywicki, Todd J., editor
LC no. 2018056019
ISBN 1948647052
9781948647052 (ebook)
(alk. paper)