Dans l'exécution du budget de l'Etat 2018 : plus pour les EI et ACI, moins pour les AI

Alternatives EconomiquesSur le blog de Michel Abhervé pour Alternatives économiques. Nous poursuivons notre analyse de quelques points concernant la Mission Travail et emploi du Projet de loi de règlement du Budget de l'Etat 2019 (voir Soutien financier de l'Etat aux Maisons de l'Emploi en 2018 : 12 M € votés par le Parlement, 8.83 M € dépensés) en nous intéressant à l'Insertion par l'Economique. Plus...

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Balanced Budgets

A few weeks ago, the federal and länder governments in Germany reached a ten-year accord with respect to funding for scientific research.  Result: a decade of planned 3% annual increases.  Needless to say, this elicited quite a few envious glances from folks in Canada, who only get funding increases in jerky fashion, often after years of neglect. More...

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09 juin 2019

Public University Budgets: Not Always So Simple

HomeAdministrators must manage a complex set of internal subsidies and cross-subsidies, yet dictates from on high run counter to this reality, argues Michael Martin. More...

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08 juin 2019

Un joli budget pour transformer les entreprises adaptées

C2RP Carif-Oref Hauts-de-France28 millions d'euros pour aider les entreprises adaptées à se transformer. C'est le montant annuel du fonds de soutien accordé par le gouvernement de 2019 à 2022. La ministre a fait d'autres annonces, notamment le lancement d'un PIC (Plan d'investissement compétences) spécifique afin de soutenir les actions de formation des salariés en situation de handicap entrés dans les dispositifs d'accompagnement à la transition professionnelle (CDD Tremplin et EATT). Plus...

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09 mai 2019

ESU against CoE budget cuts: Youth sector at stake

Screenshot-2018-5-3 NewsThe Council of Europe (CoE) is dealing with a high-scale political and financial crisis in the organisation: Russia’s decision to stop paying its membership fees (and the risk of Russia’s withdrawal from the CoE), Turkey returning to its status as an ordinary contributor and the ‘zero nominal growth’ budget policy enforced by member states, are the key factors affecting CoE’s budget. More...

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'It's a dangerous time': can UK and US universities survive funding cuts?

The GuardianLast month in the US, Donald Trump proposed significant cuts to higher education funding in his 2020 budget, including reductions to student financial aid, and big cuts to the budgets of the two biggest public funders of research, the National Science Foundation and the National Institutes of Health. More...

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28 avril 2019

2019-20 Federal Budget

What can we expect in this year’s Budget?  The NTEU is not anticipating that the government will use the unexpected improvement in the Budget bottom line, largely as result of unexpected improvements revenue as a result of better than expected commodity (iron ore and coal) prices, to reverse the funding freeze and restore demand driven funding and increase public inevestment in higher education, but are happy to be proven wrong. More...

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06 avril 2019

That Weird Budget Commitment on Student Mobility

If you recall, way back in the middle of March, there was a federal budget (see our analysis here).  And as increasingly seems to be the case with Liberal budgets these days, there were a lot of unknowns.  Stuff that hadn’t been thought through.  Announcements on vague generalities with no actual policies behind them. More...

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Budget 2019 Commentary

Good morning all. Here’s your 2019 Budget Commentary ready for your review, brought to you through a globe-spanning collaboration between the team at HESA Towers and your humble correspondent pulling an all-nighter in the Arbat. We hope you enjoy it. More...

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