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The value of higher education: public or private good?

Morgan, William and White, Ian 2014. The value of higher education: public or private good? Weiterbildung 2014 (6) , pp. 38-41.

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The rising cost of higher education to individuals and reduced graduate job prospects in many countries have renewed debate about the value of higher education. These have, however, focused on the private gain or rate of return of higher education to individuals, rather than on its broader public benefits. Even defenders of the intellectual, cultural and social value of higher education emphasize increasingly the economic and market function of the university.

Item Type: Article
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Social Sciences (Includes Criminology and Education)
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Date of First Compliant Deposit: 23 February 2022
Last Modified: 22 May 2023 22:59

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