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text Class clowns : how the smartest investors lost billions in education

Summary
The past thirty years have seen dozens of otherwise successful investors try to improve education through the application of market principles. They have funneled billions of dollars into alternative schools, online education, and textbook publish... Read more
Contents

Introduction -- The wizard of ed -- Rupert and the chancellor: a tragic love story -- Curious George schools John Paulson -- Michael Milken: master of the knowledge universe -- What makes a good education business? -- Lessons from clown school.

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xii, 274 pages ; 24 cm.
Publisher
Columbia University Press 2017

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TADL-WOOD 379 KNE in Adult Non-fiction Available

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