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Should Colleges Merge?

This is part of a series on the economics of higher education in tough financial times. The other posts in this series, so far, are:Higher Education and Covid-19Why Emergency Cost Cutting in Higher Ed is So DamagingWhy Colleges will not be Replaced By Online Education…
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Higher Education and Covid-19

This post is the first in a short series on economics and higher education. The other posts in the series are available here: Why Emergency Cost-Cutting in Higher Education is so DamagingShould Colleges Merge?Why Colleges will not be Replaced by Online Education The Covid-19 crisis…
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Education is becoming more expensive, but not because of government subsidies, not because of the growth of administration, not because of an amenities arms race. The reason is wages. People are expensive and have become more so over time, in relative terms. This is William…
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Stewardship as an Environmental and Economic Ethic

This post was written for the Christian Scholar's Review blog. One of the most powerful metaphors in Christian social thought is the idea of stewardship. It comes right out of Genesis, with the idea that God gives humans a job to do on earth, and…
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Review of Why Liberalism Failed
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