University endowments: The lolly and the Ivies

Cambridge has the largest endowment of any British university, at £4.9 billion ($7.4 billion). It sounds impressive until you look at Cambridge, Massachusetts, where Harvard and MIT manage endowments worth $36 billion and $12 billion respectively. A re ...

news source: The Economist:  United States
news section: International
published: 06/02/2015 12:14:42


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