Author Archives: Shiri M. Breznitz

Slouching Toward the Downton Abbey University System

This article is in Preparing for the Next Flood, Spring 2018

Dwindling financial support and ever-increasing federal and state unfunded mandates are forcing public universities to take actions that undermine the effectiveness of a vital component of the US innovation system and the nation’s most powerful engine of social mobility. The US research university system, which continues to be the global gold standard, is a unique […]