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Reengineering the University by William F. Massy

By William F. Massy

Higher schooling professional William F. Massy’s a long time as a professor, senior collage officer, and advisor have left him with a passionate trust within the desire for reform in America’s conventional universities. In Reengineering the University, he addresses frequent matters that better education’s expenditures are too excessive, studying falls in need of ambitions, disruptive know-how and schooling versions are mounting critical demanding situations to conventional associations, and directors and school are too frequently unwilling or not able to alter.

An professional microeconomist, Massy techniques the problem of reform in a certainly new manner by way of employing rigorous financial rules, knowledgeable via monetary info and different facts, to give an explanation for the forces at paintings on universities and the failings within the educational enterprise version. finally, he argues that computing device versions that draw on information from collage transaction structures might help either directors and school handle difficulties of academic functionality and price research, deal with the complexity of making plans and budgeting structures, and computer screen the growth of reform in nonintrusive and optimistic methods.

Written for institutional leaders, college, board contributors, and policymakers who undergo accountability for beginning and wearing via on reform in conventional faculties and universities, Reengineering the University indicates how, operating jointly, directors and college can increase schooling, examine, and affordability by way of conserving a detailed eye on both educational values and the ground line.

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