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Adequacy, Accountability, and the Future of Public Education Funding

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This volume assesses the impact of the decade-old move in public education reform away from funding equalization and toward adequacy and accountability. In six chapters, the author provides a detailed introduction, the theoretical and empirical background, and an analysis of the prospects of future state funding of public education. He includes a Connecticut-based case study that examines state legislative motivations and suggests methods for predicting future state behaviors. Following the case study, the author offers an analysis of policy options that balance equity, performance, and tax burdens. The conclusion pays particular attention to the consequences of current reform policies and states' willingness to fund them, or not.

Table of Contents

Introduction.- A General Theory of Intergovernmental Grants.- Theory of Public Education Funding with Court Intervention.- Assessing the Empirical Validity of the Theory.- A Legislative and Legal History of Public Education Funding.- The Future of Public Education Funding.- Conclusion.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780387233604
Author:
Leyden, Dennis Patrick
Publisher:
Springer
Author:
Leyden, Dennis P.
Subject:
Finance
Subject:
Education and state
Subject:
Administration - General
Subject:
Economics - General
Subject:
Education and state -- United States.
Subject:
Educational accountability -- United States.
Subject:
Education-Money
Subject:
Public Finance & Economics
Subject:
Economic Policy
Subject:
Social Policy
Subject:
Educational Policy and Politics
Edition Number:
1
Edition Description:
Book
Publication Date:
20050231
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
234
Dimensions:
235 x 155 mm 1140 gr

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Education » General
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