The Global Economic Crisis: Winners and Losers in Higher Education

Fawson, Kenneth D.
March 2012
Journal of Research in Innovative Teaching;Mar2012, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p2
Academic Journal
This article will compare and contrast the relative impact of the global economic crisis on the public and private sectors of higher education. Institutions that may have benefited from the downturn are profiled as "winner" institutions. Market research and emerging trends provide some insight into strategies successful institutions have adopted to meet the global demand for higher education. The pitfalls to be avoided are exemplified by institutions characterized "loser" institutions who have suffered significant losses as a result of the crisis.


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