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Canadian Higher Education and a Federal-Provincial Funding Disconnect

In a blog post, Alex Usher suggests that Canada’s higher education system has suffered because of poorly coordinated funding between the federal government and the provinces. He argues that better systems of higher education are possible in federal systems, pointing to Germany and Switzerland as two examples of nations that “have regular forums in which the two levels of government can discuss areas of common interest in higher education and arrive at compromise solutions.” Read more here.