Solutions for New York The Economic Significance of Independent Colleges and Universities in New York State
Publication Date: July 2006
Publisher(s): Center for Governmental Research Inc.
Author(s): Kent Gardner
Keywords: Economic Analysis
Coverage: New York
New York's higher education sector - including world-renowned Columbia, New York and Cornell universities - has long been acknowledged as a center of scholarship and culture. Now higher education is being recognized for having an economic impact as well. CGR was engaged by the Commission on Independent Colleges and Universities to measure the aggregate impact on the state's economy of the independent higher education sector.