Former LSU Professor Robert Martin to Outline Reasons for Rising Cost of Higher Education
Thursday, Oct 20, 2011 · 1:30 pm
The LSU E. J. Ourso College of Business Department of Economics will host Robert Martin, Boles Professor Emeritus of Economics at Centre College, in a public lecture on Thursday, Oct. 20, at 1:30 p.m. in Lockett Room 9. Martin will give a presentation titled “The College Disease: Higher Cost and Lower Quality,” in which he will discuss the reasons behind rising costs of higher education. Among the questions Martin will answer are why college education cost too much, why we must do something about that and why this is good news for higher education.