Count on it

September 1, 1995

Inefficient administration can have its benefits. Overheard recently on one South African university campus was the following exchange: "Aren't you worried about compulsory redundancies, given the state of the university's finances?"

"No. Not at all. There's no way they could handle all the paperwork involved."

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