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Political trends vs. universities and regions

Three recent perspectives foresee important roles for universities and cities

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The difference 33 years can make

The returns to primary education (whether social or private) are the highest among all educational levels… Top priority should be given to primary education as a form of human resource investment. Psacharopoulos, 1981, p.326, p.333 Such studies had considerable influence at the World Bank and contributed to a reduction in funding for higher education in […]

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History, policy and development

In policy both the medium and long term are often sacrificed in favour of the short term