No 55

Spring 2009

Table of Contents

The Global Financial Crisis

US Higher Education and the Current Recession
David Breneman
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Chinese Graduates' Employment: The Impact of the Financial Crisis
Jing Lin, Mucun Zhou
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The Poor and the Rich in US Universities
John Douglass, Gregg Thompson
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International Issues

Regional Citation Indexes
Nobuko Miyairi
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Wolves in Chancellors' Clothing
George Gollin
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Patterns & Problems of Internationalization

The Bologna Process: A Weary Leap Forward
Rainer Hoell, Josef Lentsch, Sebastian Litta
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The Problems of Internationalization in Poland
Bianka Siwinska
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Double- and Joint-Degree Programs
Jane Knight
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International Students in the United States
Patricia Chow, Rachel Marcus
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The Academic Profession

The Centrality of the Academic Profession
Philip Altbach
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The Academic Profession: Colombia's 2019 Vision
Ivan Pacheco
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Private Higher Education

Problems in China's Private Universities
Osman Ozturgut
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Statistical Challenges

Taking a Closer Look at the OECD Tertiary Statistics
Arthur M. Hauptman
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International Comparisons: What Your Fourth-Grade Math Can Reveal
Clifford Adelman
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Countries and Regions

The Reinvention of Undergraduate Education in Hong Kong
Martin Finkelstein, Elaine Walker
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