Why public higher education should be free : how to decrease costs and increase quality at American universities
Call Number:Cubb LB2342 .S28 2013
Keywords:Educational accountability--United States, Universities and colleges--United States--Finance
Contents: Why tuition goes up and quality goes down at American research universities -- Where the money goes in research universities -- Shortchanging undergraduate instruction at research universities, and why students don't complain -- The role of faculty and graduate students in changing universities -- The rise of the administrative class -- The university as hedge fund -- The high cost of research -- Technology to the rescue? -- Making all public higher education free -- Educating students for a multicultural democracy.