Trends in College Spending, 1998–2008: Where does the money come from? Where does it go? What does it buy? is the third in a series of reports on college and university spending from the Delta Cost Project. The findings presented in this report concentrate on the 1998 to 2008 time period—the last academic year for which spending data are available, and what in retrospect may turn out to be a high point in funding for higher education.
This is wicked fascinating if you’re a data nerd.