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    Cost-sharing and student support

    Callender, Claire (2016) Cost-sharing and student support. In: Scott, P. and Gallacher, J. and Parry, G. (eds.) New Languages and Landscapes of Higher Education. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, pp. 103-128. ISBN 9780198787082.

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    This chapter addresses the following key questions: What is cost-sharing in HE, and why and how has it become part of the HE policy landscape? What are the key cost-sharing policies? Have cost-sharing policies met their purported objectives and led to greater financial sustainability, equity, efficiency, and responsiveness of HE systems? It attempts to address these questions from a global perspective rather than relying on evidence from one particular country. It focuses exclusively on funding issues related directly to students, so excludes any consideration of, for instance, the public and private funding of research.


    Item Type: Book Section
    Keyword(s) / Subject(s): student funding
    School: School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy > Psychosocial Studies
    Depositing User: Claire Callender
    Date Deposited: 21 Feb 2017 15:01
    Last Modified: 13 Jun 2021 13:53


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