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The World View

November 19, 2018 - 11:00am
University autonomy and academic freedom are essential if universities are to fulfill their social mission which is why public authorities must guarantee and promote respect for these prerogatives.
November 13, 2018 - 12:24pm
The need to attract international students and talent is particularly pressing in Japan where the birthrate is among the lowest in the world, leading to a shrinking youth population and demographic decline. 
November 5, 2018 - 4:10pm
We must find ways to ensure that equal respect, recognition and reward is given to excellence in teaching, research and service by institutional leaders, governments, publishers, university ranking and accreditation schemes. 
November 1, 2018 - 12:21pm
If we cancel academic engagement with a country when we are shocked by something the government has done, then we cede international relations to economic, political and military interests.
October 28, 2018 - 11:38am
The U.S. is an extremely violent country when compared with peer nations in the industrialized world, many that are friendly competitors that host large numbers of international students. 
October 22, 2018 - 11:57am
Provincial-level private higher education in India has shifted from a mostly public-funded system to a mostly private-funded system, putting increased pressure on family contributions.
October 16, 2018 - 3:00pm
Putin has declared the goal of getting five Russian universities into the top 100 in world university rankings by 2020 one of the nation’s top priorities for research and education, an initiative known as Project 5/100.
October 2, 2018 - 10:12am
Producing the right number and mix of graduates the labor market can absorb remains one of the major challenges of many higher education systems.
September 25, 2018 - 11:01am
Where the private sector is young, there has been persistent doubts about the quality of their “product”. 
September 8, 2018 - 11:19am
Canada is perhaps the one country which is getting “high tuition/high aid” right, and for that reason is worth careful study.

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