Posts Tagged ‘U.S. News college ranking’

  • The ROI From College

    Human Capital: The Cost of College

    Aug 24, 13 • 258 Views • Behavioral Economics, Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic Thinkers, Education, Financial Markets, GovernmentNo Comments

    Explaining his proposal to make colleges more “accountable and affordable,” President Obama said we need some criteria to rate schools. Why? Measures that would include tuition, graduation numbers, and the proportion of enrolled lower income

  • Ranking Surveys Typically Are Subjective and Have Unintended Consequences.

    Ranking Questions

    Dec 29, 11 • 173 Views • Behavioral Economics, Economic Debates, Households, Macroeconomic Measurement, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    Ranking income distribution, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) says that Denmark is one of the most equal countries the world while Mexico is one of the least. For overall well-being, Gallup selects Virginia, Wisconsin and New