No 47

Spring 2007

Table of Contents

International Issues

League Tables as Policy Instruments
Jamil Salmi
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The Role of Higher Education Institutions in Innovation and Economic Development
Sachi Hatakenaka
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Research Universities

The Idea of a Research University in Russia
Anna Smolentseva
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No World-Class University Left Behind
Robert Birnbaum
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Internationalization Trends

International Students in the United States: The Current Picture
Rajika Bhandari
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Dao Luu, Olga Bain, Madeleine Green
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Demography and the Future of Higher Education

Demographic Challenges and Future of the Higher Education
Manja Klemencic, Jochen Fried
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Shifting Demographics in Higher Education in Asia
Bie Dunrong
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Demographic Trends and Risks for European Higher Education
Fatma Mizikaci, Bernd Baumgartl
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Shifting Demographics in Sub-Saharan Africa
Juma Shabani
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Countries and Regions

Chile: Accreditation versus Proliferation
Andres Bernasconi
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The Dilemma of Higher Education in Burma
Richard Martin
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"Meddling" or "Steering": The Politics of Academic Decision Making in Hong Kong
Philip Altbach, Gerard Postiglione
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New Managerialism in British Higher Educationa Vice-Chancellor's Perspective
Roger Brown
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Flying Brains: A Challenge Facing Iran today
Shahrzad Kamyab
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