Trends in College Spending (1998–2008): Where Does the Money Come From? Where Does It Go? What Does It Buy?

Date of Publication: 
Saturday, January 2, 2010

This report contributes to the improvement of the public accountability of higher education spending by contextualizing it, showing how money is spent and how that spending relates to institutional performance. The findings in the report concentrate on the 1998 to 2008 academic years.