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  1. Add to Wish List The Heart of Teaching Economics

    The Heart of Teaching Economics

    Simon W. Bowmaker
    This unique monograph comprises a collection of interviews conducted face-to-face with leading economists at universities throughout the United States. Presented with the singular opportunity to reflect on and share their wisdom and expe...
    Paperback (September 2011)

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  2. Add to Wish List European Universities and the Challenge of the Market

    European Universities and the Challenge of the Market

    Marino Regini
    This major volume sheds light on the changing relationship between higher education and the economy in the major European nations. It is the outcome of extensive comparative research on higher education institutions and the economy in si...
    Hardback (April 2011)

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  3. 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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  4. 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...
    Paperback (June 2010)

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  5. 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...
    Hardback (June 2010)

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  6. 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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  7. 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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    Hardback (September 2009)

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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. Add to Wish List Human Capital Over the Life Cycle

    Human Capital Over the Life Cycle

    Edited by Catherine Sofer
    Human Capital Over the Life Cycle synthesises comparative research on the processes of human capital formation in the areas of education and training in Europe, in relation to the labour market. The book proposes that one of the most i...
    Hardback (2004)

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  12. Add to Wish List Incentives to Improve Education

    Incentives to Improve Education

    Robert McMeekin
    Incentives to Improve Education identifies three categories of incentives: rewards, (financial rewards for teachers), competition (educational choice, often in the form of payment for education by voucher) and threats (introduction of ex...
    Hardback (2003)

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