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Author Vaizey, John

Title The Costs of Education
Published Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (265 pages)
Series Routledge Library Editions: Education
Routledge library editions. Education
Contents THE COSTS OF EDUCATION; Copyright; The Costs of Education; Copyright; FOREWORD; AUTHOR'S PREFACE; Contents; Chapter 1. Introduction and Summary; Chapter 2. The Educational Background; a. England and Wales; born Scotland; c. Northern Ireland; Chapter 3. The Finance of Education; a. The Sources of Income; born Receipts other than from Official Sources; c. Fees; d. Income in Kind; e. The History of Grants-in-Aid 1920-1955; f. The Purpose of the Grant; Chapter 4. Expenditure on Education in General; a. Expenditure at Current Prices; born Expenditure at 1948 Prices
Appendix G. Method of Adaptation of Accounts and Sources and Methodsa. England and Wales; born Scotland; c. Northern Ireland; d. Universities; e. Summaries; f. Public Expenditure; g. Private Expenditure; h. Analysis; i. Price Indices; j. Population Structure; k. The Availability of Data; leaves The Reliability of the Estimates; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Chapter 7. Private Educationa. Introduction; born School Population; c. Expenditure; d. The Economics of Private Education; Chapter 8. Universities; Chapter 9. Teachers' Superannuation; a. Introduction; born The Early History; c. The 1918 Act; d. The Emmott Committee and the 1925 Act; e. Two Actuarial Reviews; f. The Future; g. Scotland; APPENDICES; Appendix A. Expenditure at Current and Constant Prices; Appendix B. Teachers' Salaries; Appendix C. Price Indices; Appendix D. Population; Appendix E. Elementary Education; Appendix F. The Relative Costs of Old and New Schools
c. The Division between Wages and Goodsd. The Proportions of Expenditure in Different Uses; e. Expenditure as a Proportion of the National Income; f. The Allocation of Expenditure by Income Groups; g. Capital Expenditure; h. The Future; Chapter 5. England and Wales; a. Primary; born Secondary; c. Further; d. Welfare; e. Special; f. Meals and Milk; g. School Health Service; h. Aid to Pupils; i. Training of Teachers; j. Administration and Inspection; k. Loan Charges; leaves Miscellaneous; m. Adult; Chapter 6. Scotland and Northern Ireland; a. Scotland; born Northern Ireland
Summary The book takes the main elements of education in turn and discusses them in detail. There are original studies of local authority finance, of teachers' pay and of the economics of private education. It examines educational spending by social class and compares the growth of educational services in England and Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland
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ISBN 0203808207