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The process for awarding tenure is different at the K-12 and university levels in Missouri, but the effect of tenure is similar for both groups: increased job security. This essay explores the costs and benefits associated with tenure, and compares the justification for awarding tenure to K-12 faculty and university faculty. Click on the link below to read the entire essay. 

About the Author

Joseph Haslag

Joseph Haslag is a professor and the Kenneth Lay Chair in economics a