If you’re a long-time reader of this blog, you’ll know that every spring I put together a little summary of provincial budgets and what they mean for higher education. A few days ago I decided to put together a slide comparing the cumulative changes in provincial funding since 2011. Here’s what it looks like, in inflation-adjusted dollars.
Figure 1: Change in real provincial government transfers to institutions, 2011-2 to 2016-17
What should immediately jump out at you (apart from … [ Read More ]