Rankings and Global Knowledge Governance: Higher Education, Innovation and Competitiveness by Tero Erkkilä
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 266 Pages | ISBN : 3319689401 | 3.68 MB
Higher education and innovation policies are today seen as central elements in national economic competitiveness, increasingly measured by global rankings. The book analyses the evolution of indicator-based global knowledge governance, where various national attributes have been evaluated under international comparative assessment. Reflecting this general trend, the Shanghai ranking, first published in 2003, has pressured governments and universities all over the world to improve their performance in global competition.