Timmy elsewhereJanuary 22, 2011 Tim WorstallTimmy Elsewhere1 CommentAt the ASI. It seems that hundreds of our finest academic minds don\’t know what they\’re talking about. previousRising school fees: which claim is correct?nextWadebridge Renewable Energy Network 1 thought on “Timmy elsewhere” dearieme January 22, 2011 at 11:44 am Your economic point is good, Tim, but there’s another point to be made about their terminology. People – all sorts of people – keep applying the American expression “Public University” to the British universities (save for Buckingham); but they are neither Public nor Private in the American sense. They just don’t fit the American template. Nor are they Public in the common Continental sense, with the lecturers all civil servants. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.