The demand and the costs for higher education have risen steeply in recent years. The most common response worldwide has been some form of cost sharing: shifting per-student costs from governments and taxpayers to parents and students. This timely book provides a comprehensive discussion of the concepts and consequences of cost-sharing in higher education. It offers a comparative approach based on several national case-studies, and proposes alternatives to prevalent approaches.Canberra: Department of Employment, Education, Training and Youth Affairs, 1999. Barr, N. The Economics ... School Leavers and Further Education Studentsa#39; Attitudes to Debt and Their Impact on Participation in Higher Education. London: anbsp;...
|Title||:||Cost-sharing and Accessibility in Higher Education: A Fairer Deal?|
|Author||:||Pedro N. Teixeira, D. Bruce Johnstone, Maria J. Rosa, Hans Vossensteyn|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2007-11-23|