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College Economy

Moody's Is Right, and Wrong About Higher Education

R. Barbara Gitenstein | Posted 04.16.2013 | College
R. Barbara Gitenstein

The credit reporting agency's perennial gloomy forecast underscores the challenge academic leaders face daily: preserving excellence while a still-limping economy exerts downward pressure on revenues from virtually every source.

The University As A Driver Of Economic Growth

Allan D. Gilmour | Posted 08.21.2012 | College
Allan D. Gilmour

The economic impact of public universities is undeniable. They employ thousands of people. They develop and contribute to their communities. They introduce new technologies, some of which result in new business opportunities.

Neopian Economics

Shara Azad | Posted 01.01.2012 | College
Shara Azad

As graduation looms closer and I begin my job search in earnest, I wish I had a guarantee of employment for the years ahead. But instead all I have is the possibility of escaping to play Neopets for a couple of hours.

Tuft's Need Blind Admissions Falls Victim To Economy

Tufts Daily | Gillian Javetski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The Office of Undergraduate Admissions reported a 4 percent drop in applications this year but accepted 26 percent of applicants to the Class of 2013 ...