Public Concern Over Sharp Increases In Undergraduate Tuition Has Led Many To Question Why Colleges And Universities Cannot Behave Like Businesses And Cut Their Costs To Hold Tuition Down Ronald G Ehrenberg And His Coauthors Assert That Understanding How Academic Institutions Are Governed Provides Part Of The AnswerFactors That Influence The Governance Of Academic Institutions Include How States Regulate Higher Education And Govern Their Public Institutions The Size And Method Of Selection Of Boards Of Trustees The Roles Of Trustees, Administrators, And Faculty In Shared Governance At Campuses How Universities Are Organized For Fiscal And Academic Purposes The Presence Or Absence Of Collective Bargaining For Faculty, Staff, And Graduate Student Assistants Pressures From Government Regulations, Donors, Insurance Carriers, Athletic Conferences, And Accreditation Agencies And Competition From For Profit Providers Governing Academia, Which Covers All These Aspects Of Governance, Is Enlightening And Accessible For Anyone Interested In Higher Education The Authors Are Leading Academic Administrators And Scholars From A Wide Range Of Fields Including Economics, Education, Law, Political Science, And Public PolicyContributors Ronald G Ehrenberg, Cornell University James O Freedman, Dartmouth College Thomas H Hammond, Michigan State University Donald E Heller, Pennsylvania State University Benjamin E Hermalin, University Of California, Berkeley Gabriel E Kaplan, University Of Colorado Adam T Kezsbom, Cornell University Daniel B Klaff, Cornell University Susanne Lohmann, University Of California, Los Angeles Matthew P Nagowski, Cornell University Michael A Olivas, University Of Houston Law Center Brian Pusser, University Of Virginia Sarah E Turner, University Of Virginia John D Wilson, Michigan State University
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- 324 pages
- Governing Academia
- Ronald G. Ehrenberg
- 12 October 2017 Ronald G. Ehrenberg