Why Harvard and Yale Had to Merge is Jane Shaw’s future history timeline of the events leading up to the May 2020 merger of Harvard and Yale:
That same day, faculty members at the University of Phoenix issued a report analyzing the cataclysmic changes that had occurred in higher education over the past ten years. They traced the history back to a New York Times columnist, Ron Lieber, and two articles he wrote in 2010 and 2011. They dubbed him the “short seller” of higher education.
Jane Shaw is president of the John W. Pope Center for Higher Education Policy.