Fake Academe – Looking Much Like the Real Thing

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On Fake Academe

By Kevin Carey [UPSHOT]

Sham scholarly publications and academic conferences without rigor reflect a legitimate problem: too many PhD holders chasing too few credentials.

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Fake Academe, Looking Much Like the Real Thing

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Assessment

Not infrequently, I get invited to these conferences and seminars? In fact, my most recent invitation was only last week; in Abu Dhabi. Scams are still easy to spot.

-Dr. David Edward Marcinko MBA

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One Response

  1. Programs That Are Predatory
    [It’s Not Just the For-Profit Colleges]

    Even programs at prestigious universities like Harvard may not care enough about whether their degrees are worth the cost.

    Dr. David Marcinko MBA

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