higher ed finance

SHEEO chart
Michigan: Racing quickest to the bottom for higher education funding

In OPtimizing EDucation, by Bob Murphy August 31, 2021

A modest pile of dollars
Vouchers are a good model for state financial aid, not institutional operating support

In OPtimizing EDucation, by Bob Murphy March 26, 2021

child looking up at math equations
The philosophy behind performance funding formulas

In Accountability, by Bob Murphy December 2, 2019

What does “college” actually mean?

In Accountability, by Bob Murphy August 29, 2019

Large ship on the ocean with the sunsetting behind it
Gov. Whitmer’s first budget for higher ed: Turning the ship around

In Higher Ed Finance, by Bob Murphy March 8, 2019

railroad tracks
Michigan’s Fiscal Train and the Cliff Ahead: Maybe We Should Switch Tracks

In Higher Ed Finance, by Bob Murphy January 19, 2018

Per capita income vs ed attainment
Funding Higher Ed Funds State Incomes

In Higher Ed Finance, October 21, 2016