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The Economics of Higher Education


(Same as GSBGEN 348) Topics: the worth of college and graduate degrees, and the utilization of highly educated graduates; faculty labor markets, careers, and workload; costs and pricing; discounting, merit aid, and access to higher education; sponsored research; academic medical centers; and technology and productivity. Emphasis is on theoretical frameworks, policy matters, and the concept of higher education as a public good. Stratification by gender, race, and social class.

SHIPS, SHIPS Higher Ed, UG Minor, UG Minor Education Research and Policy, MA JD, MA JD Cross Creditable Courses, MA MBA, MA MBA Cross listed Courses
Course Focus: 
Higher Ed
Masters, Undergraduate, Doctoral