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Barcelona Economics Institute (IEB), Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Barcelona

Dates:
September 16-17, 2013
Description:
IV Workshop on Economics of Education: Higher Education Financing Policy: Schemes and Effects - Barcelona Economics Institute
Location:
Barcelona, Sala de Recepcions?? of the Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Barcelona, Spain
Subject:
There is an increasing concern about the funding needs of higher education institutions. Many countries have reduced public spending without an equivalent increase in students?? scholarships and loans. Moreover, governments have allowed universities to increase their tuition fees. In this context, it is very relevant to analyze higher education financing schemes as well as the effects of tuition increases on both efficiency and equity. Thus, some factors should be considered, such as the impact of tuition fees on enrolment and graduation rates as well as on universities social composition. Topics: Financing schemes; Scholarships & Loans; Enrolment; Efficiency & inequality; Tuition fees; Graduation. [gem?_?? den Informationen des Anbieters - according to site editor's information]
Notes:
JEL Code:
I
Sponsor:
URL:
http://www.ieb.ub.edu/en/events-by-category/iv-workshop-on-economics-of-education#.UTdF4Fexp6Y

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