Financing Education Systems

Financing Education Systems

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This book provides a comprehensive, graduate level overview of the interdisciplinary field of school finance, while establishing a firm understanding of the relationship between school finance systems to their broader economic, political and sociological context.
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  • Hardback | 464 pages
  • 208.28 x 254 x 25.4mm | 997.9g
  • Pearson
  • New Jersey, United States
  • English
  • 0130984582
  • 9780130984586

Table of contents

Chapter 1 The Social Science of School FinanceChapter 2 The Context of Public Education FinanceChapter 3 Raising Revenues for Public SchoolsChapter 4 Equity Approaches to School Finance LitigationChapter 5 Understanding and Measuring EquityChapter 6 Financing for EquityChapter 7 Understanding and Measuring Educational AdequacyChapter 8 Child-Based Costs & Vertical EquityChapter 9 Education Costs, Geographic Location and District ConditionsChapter 10 Advanced Adequacy Topics and SimulationsChapter 11 Production, Cost and EfficiencyChapter 12 Promoting Productivity and Efficiency: Competitive MarketsChapter 13 Teacher Labor Markets and School FinanceChapter 14 Promoting Productivity and Efficiency: Government Intervention StrategiesChapter 15 Allocating Resources to Promote Productivity and Efficiency
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