Economics of Education

  1. Add to Wish List Smart Leadership for Higher Education in Difficult Times

    Smart Leadership for Higher Education in Difficult Times

    Edited by David W. Breneman, Paul J. Yakoboski
    As the US economy emerges from the severest recession in a generation, large questions regarding its long-term ramifications for higher education remain unanswered. In fact, the harshest effects of the economic downturn are likely ahead ...
    Hardback (March 2011)

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  2. Add to Wish List European Economics at a Crossroads

    European Economics at a Crossroads

    J. Barkley Rosser Jr, Richard P.F. Holt, David Colander
    As Europe moves toward an integrated academic system, European economics is changing. This book discusses that change, along with the changes that are happening simultaneously within the economic profession. The authors argue that modern...
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  3. Add to Wish List Higher Education in a Global Society

    Higher Education in a Global Society

    Edited by D. Bruce Johnstone, Madeleine B. d’Ambrosio, Paul J. Yakoboski
    Higher education functions in a global environment of consumers, employees, competitors, and partners. It has been a force for globalization and a model for adaptation, but nonetheless faces challenges. This volume of essays examines eme...
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  4. Add to Wish List Educating Economists

    Educating Economists

    Edited by David Colander, KimMarie McGoldrick
    The economics major is a central part of a college education. But is that economics major doing what it is meant to do? And if not, how should it be changed? This book raises a set of provocative questions that encourage readers to look ...
    Paperback (January 2010)

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  5. Add to Wish List The Making of a European Economist

    The Making of a European Economist

    David Colander
    David Colander’s highly original and thought provoking book considers ongoing changes in graduate European economics education. Following up on his earlier classic studies of US graduate economic education, he studies the ‘economist prod...
    Paperback (October 2009)

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  6. Add to Wish List School Accountability, Autonomy and Choice Around the World

    School Accountability, Autonomy and Choice Around the World

    Ludger Woessmann, Elke Luedemann, Gabriela Schuetz, Martin R. West
    Accountability, autonomy and choice are now the watchwords of education reformers around the globe. This book presents new evidence from the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) test on whether students perform better in...
    Hardback (2009)

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  7. Add to Wish List The ‘Woman Question’ and Higher Education

    The ‘Woman Question’ and Higher Education

    Edited by Ann Mari May
    This uniquely interdisciplinary study offers a provocative, contemporary look at the ‘Woman Question’ in relation to higher education at the dawn of the twenty-first century. Leading feminist scholars from a wide variety of perspectives ...
    Paperback (2009)

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    Hardback (2008)

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  8. Add to Wish List International Handbook on the Economics of Education

    International Handbook on the Economics of Education

    Edited by Geraint Johnes, Jill Johnes
    This major Handbook comprehensively surveys the rapidly growing field of the economics of education. It is unique in that it comprises original contributions on an exceptional range of topics from a review of human capital, signalling an...
    Paperback (2007)

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    Hardback (December 2004)

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  9. Add to Wish List Teaching Economics

    Teaching Economics

    Edited by William E. Becker, Michael Watts, Suzanne R. Becker
    This fascinating sequel to the 1998 Teaching Economics to Undergraduates provides more alternatives to the lecture and chalkboard approach that dominates university economics teaching. Distinguished contributing authors provide a wide ra...
    Paperback (December 2006)

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    Hardback (March 2006)

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  10. Add to Wish List Modern Classics in the Economics of Education

    Modern Classics in the Economics of Education

    Edited by Clive R. Belfield
    For this collection, Clive Belfield has selected the most significant recently published articles on the economics of education. Contemporary in the best sense, the articles analyse current concerns, building on what has been established...
    Hardback (2006)

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  11. Add to Wish List Recruitment, Retention and Retirement in Higher Education

    Recruitment, Retention and Retirement in Higher Education

    Edited by Robert L. Clark, Jennifer Ma
    This volume examines some of the most pressing employment and compensation issues confronting academic administrators. Contributors discuss topics such as: ageing of faculty, changing economic conditions and shifts in faculty employme...
    Hardback (September 2005)

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  12. Add to Wish List Cost Control, College Access, and Competition in Higher Education

    Cost Control, College Access, and Competition in Higher Education

    Robert E. Martin
    Quality has never been more important for the future of higher education and the economy than it is today. Unfortunately, the decline in student quality is accompanied by costs that are out of control, a governance system that will not p...
    Hardback (June 2005)

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