THE podcast: data on grade inflation and Russia’s 5-100 Project

THE’s data editor joins to discuss the month’s top stories from higher education data

November 23, 2018
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Sara Custer is joined by Simon Baker, THE’s data editor, to discuss the figures showing an increase over the decades of top marks across the globe, except for in Australia. Meanwhile, Russia’s 5-100 Project has just two years before its deadline to have five universities in the top 100 of global rankings. Is it on track?

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