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American Universities in a Global Market

Charles T. Clotfelter, editor

Conference held October 2-4, 2008
Published in May 2010 by University of Chicago Press
© 2010 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

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ISBN: 0-226-11044-3

Table of Contents

Front matter, preface acknowledgments, table of contents: Charles T. Clotfelter (bibliographic info) (download)
Introduction: Charles T. Clotfelter (p. 1 - 29) (bibliographic info) (download)
1. Is the United States Losing Its Preeminence in Higher Education?: James D. Adams (p. 33 - 68) (bibliographic info) (download)
2. To Be or Not to Be: Major Choices in Budding Scientists: Eric Bettinger (p. 69 - 98) (bibliographic info) (download)
3. Coming to America: Where Do International Doctorate Students Study and How Do US Universities Respond?: John Bound, Sarah Turner (p. 101 - 127) (bibliographic info) (download)
4. The Economics of University Science and the Role of Foreign Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Scholars: Grant C. Black, Paula E. Stephan (p. 129 - 161) (bibliographic info) (download)
5. Universities as Firms: The Case of US Overseas Programs: E. Han Kim, Min Zhu (p. 163 - 201) (bibliographic info) (download)
6. The Structure of European Higher Education in the Wake of the Bologna Reforms: Ofer Malamud (p. 205 - 230) (bibliographic info) (download)
7. The Americanization of European Higher Education and Research : Lex Borghans, Frank Cörvers (p. 231 - 267) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
8. Higher Education in China: Complement or Competition to US Universities?: Haizheng Li (p. 269 - 304) (bibliographic info) (download)
9. Indian Higher Education : Devesh Kapur (p. 305 - 334) (bibliographic info) (download)
10. From Brain Drain to Brain Competition: Changing Opportunities and the Career Patterns of US-Trained Korean Academics: Sunwoong Kim (p. 335 - 369) (bibliographic info) (download)
11. What Does Global Expansion of Higher Education Mean for the United States?: Richard B. Freeman (p. 373 - 404) (bibliographic info) (download)
List of contributors, indexes: Charles T. Clotfelter (p. 405 - 413) (bibliographic info) (download)
 
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