Higher education state and federal appropriations allocated to public institutions by the state government that assist in covering the cost of attendance. Please find academic articles that discuss these appropriations and how they have influenced the funding of higher education. Your paper should:
1. Summarize what the article and book says about this topic and discuss the trends in state appropriations.
2. Address why an administrator of a state institution would need to be aware of these trends?
3. Discuss how future generations of HIED institutions will balance a budget if appropriations were to disappear?
4. Identify additional consequences/benefits associated with state appropriations.