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Nov 22, 2017

Bureaucratic burden from OfS will be less, in long-run, from current arrangements, says @MichaelBarber9. Will rely on data - data is not bureaucracy, it's a way of liberating universities. #UniEducation

Nov 22, 2017

OfS is piling regulation on regulation, says David Maguire. How does this chime with pledges on autonomy? "I don't deny there's some additional bureaucracy with moving from where we are to where we'll be after transition to OfS," says @MichaelBarber9.

Nov 22, 2017

A for-profit global player based on British higher education would be a "fantastic thing", says @MichaelBarber9 #unieducation

Nov 22, 2017

@MichaelBarber9 says he "strongly agrees" about primacy of university autonomy. But "that freedom doesn't mean you can take these decisions completely ignoring public opinion. Risk is we could generate populist backlash that does enormous damage".

Nov 22, 2017

"Some v-c pay looks very high, even egregious. But I'm worried that the solution could be worse than the problem," says Willetts. "It wouldn't be in anyone's interests for regulator to decide individuals' pay". #UniEducation

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