higher education institutions (HEIs)

Publication date: 12 Jul 2012 | Publication type: Journal article/book/chapter | Theme: Education & Labour | Authors: Lisenkova, K | External authors: Hermannsson, K, McGregor , P, Swales, K | Journal: Regional Studies
A ‘policy scepticism’ has emerged that challenges the results of conventional regional higher education institution (HEI) impact analyses. This paper provides a systematic critique of such scepticism. While rejecting its extreme form, the limiting effect of the binding public-sector expenditure...