Financing Higher Standards in Public Education: The Importance of Accounting for Educational Costs
By: William Duncombe, John Yinger, Center for Policy Research
Published: 01/1998
Uploaded: 02/13/2018
Uploaded by: Pocket Masters
Pockets: Educational Accountability, Published Papers and Books, New York State School Finance Reform Archive, School Funding Plans, Education Costs
Tags: Cost Adjustment, Evaluation of Strategies, NY State School Finance Reform, Published Papers and Books, Published Report, School Funding Plans

Description/Abstract: Using data from New York State, this brief shows that controlling for costs in the design of school aid formulas is crucial to enable central cities to reach educational adequacy standards.