Kentucky: Council on Postsecondary Education

Affordability Policy Group
March 15, 2004
8 a.m. (ET)
Council on Postsecondary Education
Meeting Room A
Frankfort, KY

  1. Introductory remarks - Lois Weinberg
  2. History of the Council's tuition policies and analysis of other states' policies - Jonathan Pruitt/Sandy Woodley
  3. Discussion regarding private colleges' tuition policies/analysis (185K PDF) - Lee Nimocks
  4. Legislative update
    1. Budget update - Sandy Woodley
    2. Bills related to financial aid (73K PDF) - Joe McCormick
    3. Bills related to tuition (3.9MB PDF) - Jonathan Pruitt
  5. Reciprocity agreements and tuition waivers (74K PDF) - Dennis Taulbee
  6. Adult education issues surrounding affordability - Reecie Stagnolia
  7. Literature review of recent national/regional articles/studies (162K PDF)
    1. "Subsidies, Hierarchy, and Peers - Journal of Economic Perspectives - Sandy Woodley
    2. "Student Price Response", Journal of Higher Education - Sandy Woodley
    3. "Pricing & Efficiency in Higher Education", Journal of Higher Education - Sandy Woodley
    4. "Unintended Consequences of Tuition Discounting", Lumina - Rana Johnson
    5. "Workforce - How States Link Financial Aid to Workforce", Lumina - Dianne Bazell
    6. "Expanding College Access", Lumina - Bill Payne
    7. "Responding to the Crisis in College Opportunity", Ben Boggs
    8. "High Tuition, Financial Aid, & Cross-subsidization", Southern Economic Journal - Sandy Woodley
    9. "Toward a Theory of Tuition", Williams Project on Economics in Higher Education - Sandy Woodley
  8. Next meeting - May 24, 2004
  9. Adjournment


Meeting Materials

Memo of Record (41 K PDF)


Last Updated 6/16/2005