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Equity and adequacy issues in education finance : issues and perspectives / Helen F. Ladd, Rosemary Chalk, and Janet S. Hansen, editors ; Committee on Education Finance, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

ISBN 0-309-06563-1 (cloth)

1. Education—United States—Finance. 2. Educational equalization—United States. I. Ladd, Helen F. II. Chalk, Rosemary A. III. Hansen, Janet S. IV. National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Education Finance.

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