The Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) has released a study on Coping Strategies of Public Universities during the Economic Recession of 2009: Results of a Survey on the Impact of the Financial Crisis on University Campuses. Based on the results of a survey conducted on APLU’s Member universities, it confirms the difficult financial situation of public research universities.
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