Op-Ed: Why College Tuitions Are Rising

We recently wrote a response to a report released by the House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan in March, offering a contrarian viewpoint on the reasons for the rise in college tuition. The response was published today in the Washington Post.

Categories: Commentary

No More California Dream?

Inderpal Grewal, chair and professor of the Program in Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies at Yale University, writes a response to Andy Policano’s Financial Times Soapbox piece in the Huffington Post, entitled: No More California Dream?

Categories: Commentary

Soapbox Article: Universities Must Adapt To Financial Realities

Andy argues that public universities should adopt Michael Porter’s paradigm to identify the programs that add the most value, and the programs that students are willing to pay for, in order to offset the permanent state funding cuts. The article was published on Financial Times’ Business Education Soapbox.

Categories: Commentary

Op-Ed: Why Does Tuition Go Up?

Gary provides reasons for the rising cost of tuition and responds to a statement made by President Obama in a speech he gave in January at the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor in January. You can read the full article on the Chronicle of Higher Education’s website.

Categories: Commentary

Op-Ed: Why the B-School Model Works

March 30, 2012 Leave a comment

BusinessWeek recently posted an op-ed we wrote on why public universities should adopt the business school financing model. We also clarify some confusion between the price of college tuition, and its cost. Read more about our thoughts on the topic by visiting BusinessWeek.com

Categories: Commentary