|English to Spanish translations [PRO]|
Bus/Financial - Business/Commerce (general)
|English term or phrase: comparator institutions|
|Risk Index of comparator institutions|
(comparado con... ? just guessing)
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instituciones comparables/instituciones de comparación
SELECTING ****COMPARATOR INSTITUTIONS****** FOR THE
FOUR CAMPUSES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI
The use of inter-institutional comparative data by administrators and policy analysts in higher education continues to increase as many colleges and universities experience financial and programmatic constraints and are increasingly held accountable for management decisions. Interinstitutional comparisons are often incorporated into the strategic planning and decision-making process of institutions. Comparative data provide administrators with a useful tool for gauging competition, for assessing institutional performance, and for guiding policy development.
Comparative data also can be used to explain and justify budget requests, salary increases, teaching loads, tuition increases, and numerous other policy issues (Teeter and Brinkman, 1992).
The usefulness of inter-institutional comparisons hinges on selecting an appropriate set of institutions *****with which to compare the “home” institution. The process of selecting comparator
institutions****** can, at times, be very political and fraught with problems (Prather and Carlson, 1991).
Typically, *****comparison institutions consist of peer entities, however, other types of comparison groups can be identified and legitimately used in planning and policy decision-making.
Type of ****Comparator Groups*****
Brinkman and Krakower (1983) provide a convenient typology of comparator groups: competitor, aspiration, predetermined, and peer. More often than not the particular issue being
addressed will govern the selection of a specific type of comparator group.
El problema consistió en no buscar la competencia dentro de cada nivel *****(instituciones comparables)*****, sino en contraponer niveles asistenciales. ...
Los estudiantes pagan la matrícula de
residente y tasas más altas en cualquier
institución a la que asistan, o la tasa
promedio que se cobra en *****instituciones
comparables***** a las de su estado de
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