By Marcel Herbst
This significant booklet addresses more moderen practices of source allocation which tie college investment to signs of functionality. It covers the evolvement of mass better schooling and the linked curtailment of investment, the general public administration reform debate during which performance-based budgeting or investment advanced, and sketches substitute governance and administration modes which might be used as a substitute. 4 appendices hide extra technical issues.
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Financing Public Universities: The Case of Performance Funding (Higher Education Dynamics) by Marcel Herbst