Encyclopedia of Education Economics and Finance

Editors: Brewer, Dominic J. and Picus, Lawrence O.
Publication Year: 2014
Publisher: SAGE Publications

Single-User Purchase Price: $494.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $741.00
ISBN: 978-1-45-228185-8
Category: Social Sciences - Education
Image Count: 35
Book Status: Available
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This comprehensive Encyclopedia covers the historical perspective on the development of education economics and finance as a field of study.

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Table of Contents

  • Editorial Board
  • Reader's Guide
  • About the Editors
  • List of Contributors
  • Introduction
  • Ability-to-Pay and Benefit Principles
  • Access to Education
  • Accountability, Standards-Based
  • Accountability, Types of
  • Accreditation
  • Achievement Gap
  • Adequacy
  • Adequacy: Cost Function Approach
  • Adequacy: Evidence-Based Approach
  • Adequacy: Professional Judgment Approach
  • Adequacy: Successful School District Approach
  • Adequate Yearly Progress
  • Administrative Spending
  • Adult Education
  • Age-Earnings Profile
  • Agency Theory
  • Allocative Efficiency
  • American Association of School Administrators
  • Association for Education Finance and Policy
  • Auxiliary Services
  • Baumol's Cost Disease
  • Behavioral Economics
  • Benefits of Higher Education
  • Benefits of Primary and Secondary Education
  • Bilingual Education
  • Block Grants
  • Bonds in School Financing
  • Brown v. Board of Education
  • Budgeting Approaches
  • Capacity Building of Organizations
  • Capital Budget
  • Capital Financing for Education
  • Capitalist Economy
  • Categorical Grants
  • Central Office, Role and Costs of
  • Centralization Versus Decentralization
  • Charter Management Organizations
  • Charter Schools
  • College Choice
  • College Completion
  • College Dropout
  • College Enrollment
  • College Rankings
  • College Savings Plan Mechanisms
  • College Selectivity
  • Common Core State Standards
  • Community Colleges Finance
  • Comparative Wage Index
  • Compound Annual Growth Rate
  • Comprehensive School Reform
  • Compulsory Schooling Laws
  • Continuing Education
  • Contracting for Services
  • Cost Accounting
  • Cost of Education
  • Cost-Benefit Analysis
  • Cost-Effectiveness Analysis
  • Credential Effect
  • Cultural Capital
  • Data Envelopment Analysis
  • Demand for Education
  • Department of Defense Schools
  • Deregulation
  • Desegregation
  • Difference-in-Differences
  • Digital Divide
  • Discount Rate
  • Distance Learning
  • District Power Equalizing
  • District Size
  • Dropout Rates
  • Dual Enrollment
  • Dual Labor Markets
  • Due Process
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Econometric Methods for Research in Education
  • Economic Cost
  • Economic Development and Education
  • Economic Efficiency
  • Economics of Education
  • Economies of Scale
  • Education and Civic Engagement
  • Education and Crime
  • Education Finance
  • Education Management Organizations
  • Education Production Functions and Productivity
  • Education Spending
  • Education Technology
  • Educational Equity
  • Educational Innovation
  • Educational Vouchers
  • Effect Size
  • Elasticity
  • Elementary and Secondary Education Act
  • Enrollment Counts
  • Enrollment Management in Higher Education
  • Equalization Models
  • Evolution in Authority Over U.S. Schools
  • Expenditures and Revenues, Current Trends of
  • Extended Day
  • External Social Benefits and Costs
  • Factor Prices
  • Faculty in American Higher Education
  • Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act
  • Federal Perkins Loan Program
  • Federal Work-Study Program
  • Financial Literacy and Cognitive Skills
  • Fiscal Disparity
  • Fiscal Environment
  • Fiscal Neutrality
  • Fixed-Effects Models
  • Foregone Earnings
  • For-Profit Higher Education
  • Fund Accounting
  • Gainful Employment
  • General Educational Development (GED®)
  • General Obligation Bonds
  • GI Bill
  • Globalization
  • Governmental Accounting Standards Board
  • Guaranteed Tax Base
  • Hedonic Wage Models
  • Higher Education Finance
  • Homeschooling
  • Horizontal Equity
  • Human Capital
  • Income Inequality and Educational Inequality
  • Individuals with Disabilities Education Act
  • Infrastructure Financing and Student Achievement
  • Instrumental Variables
  • Intergovernmental Fiscal Relationships
  • Internal Rate of Return
  • International Assessments
  • International Datasets in Education
  • International Organizations
  • Investing in Innovation Fund (i3)
  • Job Training
  • Labor Market Rate of Return to Education in Developing Countries
  • Licensure and Certification
  • Local Control
  • Lotteries for School Funding
  • Lotteries in School Admissions
  • Market Signaling
  • Markets, Theory of
  • Measurement Error
  • Median Voter Model
  • Moral Hazard
  • Nation at Risk, A
  • National Assessment of Educational Progress
  • National Board Certification for Teachers
  • National Center for Education Statistics
  • National Datasets in Education
  • National Science Foundation
  • Neighborhood Effects: Values of Housing and Schools
  • New Institutional Economics
  • No Child Left Behind Act
  • Nonwage Benefits
  • Omitted Variable Bias
  • Online Learning
  • Opportunity Costs
  • Opportunity to Learn
  • Ordinary Least Squares
  • Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
  • Parcel Tax
  • Parental Involvement
  • Partial and General Equilibrium
  • Pay for Performance
  • Peer Effects
  • Pell Grants
  • Performance Evaluation Systems
  • Permanent Income
  • Philanthropic Foundations in Education
  • Policy Analysis in Education
  • Portfolio Districts
  • Present Value of Earnings
  • Price Discrimination
  • Principal-Agent Problem
  • Private Contributions to Schools
  • Private Fundraising in Postsecondary Education
  • Private School Associations
  • Privatization and Marketization
  • Professional Development
  • Program Budgeting
  • Progressive Tax and Regressive Tax
  • Propensity Score Matching
  • Property Taxes
  • Public Choice Economics
  • Public Good
  • Public-Private Partnerships in Education
  • Pupil Weights
  • Quantile Regression
  • Quasi-Experimental Methods
  • Race Earnings Differentials
  • Race to the Top
  • Randomized Control Trials
  • Reduction in Force
  • Regression-Discontinuity Design
  • Reliability
  • Risk Factors, Students
  • Salary Schedule
  • San Antonio Independent School District v. Rodriguez
  • SAT
  • School Boards
  • School Boards, School Districts, and Collective Bargaining
  • School District Budgets
  • School District Cash Flow
  • School District Wealth
  • School Finance Equity Statistics
  • School Finance Litigation
  • School Quality and Earnings
  • School Report Cards
  • School Size
  • School-Based Management
  • Schools, Private
  • Schools, Religious
  • Selection Bias
  • Serrano v. Priest
  • Service Consolidation
  • Social Capital
  • Socioeconomic Status and Education
  • Special Education Finance
  • Spillover Effects
  • Stafford Loans
  • State Education Agencies
  • State Education Codes
  • Student Financial Aid
  • Student Incentives
  • Student Loans
  • Student Mobility
  • Supplemental Educational Services
  • Tax Burden
  • Tax Elasticity
  • Tax Incidence
  • Tax Limits
  • Tax Yield
  • Teacher Autonomy
  • Teacher Compensation
  • Teacher Effectiveness
  • Teacher Evaluation
  • Teacher Experience
  • Teacher Intelligence
  • Teacher Pensions
  • Teacher Performance Assessment
  • Teacher Supply
  • Teacher Training and Preparation
  • Teacher Value-Added Measures
  • Teachers’ Unions and Collective Bargaining
  • Technical Efficiency
  • Theory of the Firm
  • Tiebout Sorting
  • Title I
  • Tracking in Education
  • Tragedy of the Commons
  • Transaction Cost Economics
  • Tuition and Fees, Higher Education
  • Tuition and Fees, K-12 Private Schools
  • Tuition Tax Credits
  • Unfunded Mandates
  • University Endowments
  • U.S. Department of Education
  • Validity
  • Vertical Equity
  • Vocational Education
  • Weighted Student Funding
  • Appendix A: Resource Guide
  • Appendix B: Chronology
  • Appendix C: Glossary