Higher Education Strategy Associates


  • Moving On? How Students Think About Choosing a Place to Live After Graduation
  • The Many Prices of Knowledge: How tuition & subsidies interact in Canadian higher education
  • The Korean Academic Credit Bank: A Model for Credit Transfer in North America?
  • Career Services Offices: A look at Universities and Colleges across Canada
  • 2014 Budget Commentary

One Thought Blog

  • Too Big to Fail?

    Here’s a serious question: are universities too big to fail?  And if so, what are the consequences of that?

    If we had a fully public system, with tight government oversight on budgets, and no deficit spending – sort of like … Read More

  • A Venn Diagram About Skills Gaps

    Short and sweet today, folks, as I know you’re all busy.

    We’ve done a lot of research over the years at HESA Towers.  We read up on what employers want – and we also do studies that look at how … Read More

  • The Problem with Global Reputation Rankings

    I was in Athens this past June, at an EU-sponsored conference on rankings, which included a very intriguing discussion about the use of reputation indicators that I thought I would share with you.

    Not all rankings have reputational indicators; the … Read More