The Fairness and Efficiency of the Higher Education

Authors: Bo Lee

Affiliation: professor in education of Linyi Normal University, China.


Abstract: The fairness and efficiency are the two basic value measures in weighing up the innovation and development of the tertiary education. They are relative, developing and fair. The fairness in education is the extension and reflection of the social fairness in the tertiary education, which includes the fairness in education rights and equal chances. The efficiency in education is the application of the efficiency principle in economics, which mainly points to the efficient application and allocation, that is obtain the greatest production from a certain investment.

Key words: fairness and efficiency; higher education; innovation and development; value criterion

Page : 22-26    Vol.2, No. 1, 2007