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Handbook of Research in Education Finance and Policy [electronic resource]

edited by Helen F. Ladd and Edward B. Fiske
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
New York : Routledge, 2008.
Language
English
ISBN
9780203961063 (e-book : PDF)
Contents
  • 1. History and scholarship regarding United States education finance and policy / Matthew G. Springer, Eric A. Houck, and James W. Guthrie
  • 2. The role of economics in education policy research / Dominic J. Brewer ... [et al.]
  • 3. The past, present and possible futures of educational finance reform litigation / William S. Koski and Jesse Hahnel
  • 4. Education finance from the perspective of politics, political cultures and government / James W. Guthrie and Kenneth K. Wong
  • 5. Educational goals : a public perspective / Richard Rothstein and Rebecca Jacobsen
  • 6. Quantitative research methods in education finance and policy / Patrick J. McEwan
  • 7. The evolution of comparative and international education statistics / Stephen P. Heyneman and Chad R. Lykins
  • 8. Toward an understanding of productivity in education / Jennifer King Rice and Amy Ellen Schwartz
  • 9. Teachers matter, but effective teacher quality policies are elusive / Dan Goldhaber
  • 10. School accountability and student achievement / David N. Figlio and Helen F. Ladd
  • 11. School competition and student outcomes / Brian Gill and Kevin Booker
  • 12. Conceptions of equity and adequacy in school finance / Bruce D. Baker and Preston C. Green
  • 13. Measuring equity and adequacy in school finance / Thomas A. Downes and Leanna Stiefel
  • 14. Measurement of cost differentials / William D. Duncombe and John Yinger
  • 15. Intergovernmental aid formulas and case studies / Lawrence O. Picus, Margaret Goertz and Allan Odden
  • 16. Education equity in an international context / Edward B. Fiske and Helen F. Ladd
  • 17. The changing federal role in education finance and governance / Nora E. Gordon
  • 18. The role of nongovernmental organizations in financing public schools / Janet S. Hansen
  • 19. Equity, adequacy and the evolving state role in education finance / Sean P. Corcoran and William N. Evans
  • 20. Local funding of schools : the property tax and its alternatives / Therese J. McGuire and Leslie E. Papke
  • 21. Tax and expenditure limits, school finance and school quality / Thomas A. Downes and David N. Figlio
  • 22. Issues in educational privatization / Henry M. Levin
  • 23. Autonomous schools : theory, evidence and policy / David N. Plank and BetsAnn Smith
  • 24. Charter schools / Robert Bifulco and Katrina Bulkley
  • 25. Beyond the rhetoric : surveying the evidence on vouchers and tax credits / Ron Zimmer and Eric P. Bettinger
  • 26. Home schooling / Clive Belfield
  • 27. Educational management organizations / Gary Miron
  • 28. Patterns and trends in racial/ethnic and socioeconomic academic achievement gaps / Sean F. Reardon and Joseph P. Robinson
  • 29. Early childhood and the achievement gap / Susanna Loeb and Daphna Bassok
  • 30. Increasing the effectiveness of teachers in low-performing schools / Donald Boyd, Hamilton Lankford, and James Wyckoff
  • 31. Educational outcomes of disadvantaged students : from desegregation to accountability / Douglas N. Harris
  • 32. Special education / Jenifer J. Harr, Tom Parrish, and Jay G. Chambers
  • 33. Resource needs for educating linguistic minority students / Russell W. Rumberger and Patricia Gándara
  • 34. Challenges and strategies associated with rural school settings / John W. Sipple and Brian O. Brent
  • 35. The organizational and fiscal implications of transient student populations / Kieran M. Killeen and Kai A. Schafft
  • 36. The financing of public colleges and universities in the United States / Paul E. Lingenfelter
  • 37. Cost and pricing in higher education / William F. Massy
  • 38. The effects of education on labor market outcomes / Jessica Goldberg and Jeffrey Smith
  • 39. The student aid system : an overview / Sandy Baum
  • 40. Bridging the high school-college divide / Thomas R. Bailey.
Description
xxii, 762 p. : ill.
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Also available in print edition.
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