How the Great Recession Affected Higher Education

Jeffrey R. Brown and Caroline M. Hoxby, Organizers

September 27-28, 2012

NBER, 1050 Mass Ave

Conference Code of Conduct

Thursday, September 27
Caroline Minter Hoxby, Stanford University and NBER

Financial Rules for Universities Based on their Objectives and Constraints
Keith Brown, University of Texas
Cristian Tiu, SUNY at Buffalo

The Interaction of Spending Policies, Asset Allocation Strategies, and Investment Performance at University Endowment Funds
Eric Bettinger, Stanford University and NBER
Betsy Williams, Stanford University

Federal and State Financial Aid During the Great Recession
Bridget T. Long, Harvard University and NBER

The Financial Crisis and Declining College Affordability: How Have Students and Their Families Responded?
Sarah Turner, University of Virginia and NBER

Financial Crisis and Faculty Labor Markets
Michael Dinerstein, University of Chicago and NBER
Caroline Minter Hoxby, Stanford University and NBER
Jonathan Meer, Texas A&M University and NBER
Pablo Villanueva Sanchez, Stanford University

Did the Stimulus Work for Universities?
David Chambers, University of Cambridge
Elroy Dimson, University of Cambridge
Justin Foo, University of Cambridge

Keynes, King's and Endowment Asset Management