Poll: Tough times ahead for schools like NU?
Moody's Investor Service last week issued a report suggesting that America's entire higher education sector -- including elite institutions -- faces growing economic pressures.
The report, as summarized by Inside Higher Ed, says the schools face constraints on all their revenue streams because of shifts in the economy, technology and public opinion.
With Northwestern University as Evanston's largest employer, the economics of higher ed could have a major impact on the city's future.
So what do you think? Take our poll, and add your comments below.
(We'd typically provide readers a link to the original Moody's report, but you'd have to pay Moody's $550 to read that, which is even more than the cost of most college textbooks.)