TITLE

The Global Economic Crisis: Winners and Losers in Higher Education

AUTHOR(S)
Fawson, Kenneth D.
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Journal of Research in Innovative Teaching;Mar2012, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
75144331

 

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