Featured link: Pankaj Jalote (Director, IIIT-Delhi) in the Economic Times: Who's afraid of foreign universities?
An old article (from 2006) in Business Week by Nandini Lakshman: Will foreign universities come to India?
Sticking to the theme of foreign universities, here's one about Australia's experience with them.
This court battle between a South Korean university and Yale is interesting -- at least for the way Yale is fighting it in public. Consider what its spokesman said: "We think the jury will certainly consider the fact that the chairman of Dongguk’s board was convicted of soliciting and receiving an illegal government subsidy from Ms. Shin’s lover, who was an adviser to the Korean president."
You probably don't need more evidence of how tough things have been for American public universities lately. If you do, here is one for you.
Friday, October 30, 2009
Posted by Abi. Posted at 6:18 PM