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Analysis of the cash flow of United Kingdom universities


  • Stephen Hicks


This article examines the cash flow and debt financing of universities. It suggests that the sector has been successful in generating cash, reducing net indebtedness and investing in infrastructure, although there is some evidence of increasing short-term creditor levels. There may be some scope to develop borrowing/lending between universities.

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  • Stephen Hicks, 2010. "Analysis of the cash flow of United Kingdom universities," Public Money & Management, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 30(4), pages 251-256, July.
  • Handle: RePEc:taf:pubmmg:v:30:y:2010:i:4:p:251-256
    DOI: 10.1080/09540962.2010.492189

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    1. Emerson Mainardes & Mário Raposo & Helena Alves, 2014. "Universities Need a Market Orientation to Attract Non-Traditional Stakeholders as New Financing Sources," Public Organization Review, Springer, vol. 14(2), pages 159-171, June.
    2. Sarbjeet Kaur & Gurcharan Singh, 2020. "Financial Comparative Analysis of State Public Universities of Punjab," International Journal of Economics and Financial Issues, Econjournals, vol. 10(5), pages 140-144.
    3. Gregory B. Murphy & Neil Tocher & Bryant Ward, 2016. "An Examination of Public Private Academic Partnerships: Does Program Success Enhance University Performance Outcomes?," Public Organization Review, Springer, vol. 16(1), pages 95-115, March.

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