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American Universities in a Global Market (National Bureau of by Charles T. Clotfelter PDF

By Charles T. Clotfelter

In greater schooling, the USA is the preeminent international chief, dominating the record of the world’s best learn universities. yet there are indicators that America’s place of world management will face demanding situations sooner or later, because it has in different nation-states of foreign festival. American Universities in a world Market addresses the range of concerns the most important to figuring out this preeminence and this problem. The ebook examines a number of the components that contributed to America’s luck in larger schooling, together with openness to humans and concepts, beneficiant governmental aid, and a practice of decentralized pleasant festival. It additionally explores some great benefits of preserving a dominant place during this market and examines the present nation of yankee greater schooling in a comparative context, putting specific emphasis on how industry forces have an effect on universities. by means of discussing the variations in caliber between scholars and associations all over the world, this quantity sheds gentle at the singular facets of yank greater education.

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