Articles, Book Chapters and Blogs
Salmi, J. (2013). Daring to Soar: A Strategy for Developing World-Class Universities in Chile”. Pensamiento Educativo. Vol 50 No. 1. Pp. 130-146. (in English and Spanish).
Salmi, J. (2013). “If ranking is the disease, is benchmarking the cure?”. In Larionova, M. and O. Perfilieva (eds). Rationales for Internationalization. Moscow: Logos Publishing House. (Russian language version).
Salmi, J. and I. Frumin (2013). ”Excellence initiatives to establish world-class universities: evaluation of recent experiences.” Journal of Educational Studies. Moscow: No 1, 2013 (in Russian).
Salmi, J. (2013). “The race for excellence – A marathon not a sprint”. University World News. Issue No. 254. 13 January 2013.
Salmi, J (2012). “Attracting talent in a global academic world: How emerging research universities can benefit from brain circulation.” The Academic Executive Brief. June 2012.
Salmi, J (2012). “The 100 Under 50: From zero to hero.” Times Higher Education. 31 May 2012.
Altbach, P. and J. Salmi (2012). “International advisors – A valuable asset or an added expense?” University World News. 15 April 2012 Issue No:217.
Altbach, P. and J. Salmi (2012). “Sage Advice”. Times Higher Education. 16 February 2012.
Salmi, J. and S. Kosaraju (2012). “Benchmarking Tertiary Education”. Strengthening Education Quality in East Asia: System Assessment and Benchmarking for Education Results. Bangkok and Washington DC: UNESCO and the World Bank.
Salmi, J. and R. M. Bassett (2011). “Opportunities for All? The Equity Challenge in Tertiary Education”. IAU Horizons. Volume 17 No 2, October 2011.
Salmi, J. and S. Kosaraju (2011). “If Ranking is the Disease, is Benchmarking the Cure? Evaluation in Higher Education. Volume 5, No. 1, June 2011.
Salmi, J. (2011). “The Road to Academic Excellence: Lessons of Experience”. Posted on 5 October 2011.
Salmi, J. (2011). “Evolution of a World-Class University: Balancing Local Growth and Global Appeal”. Posted on 1 July 2011.
Salmi, J. and J. Pye (2010). “An Uphill Struggle? Equity in Higher Education for People with Disabilities. Posted on 3 December 2010.
Salmi, J. (2010). “Growing Pains: Ten Common Errors When Building a World-Class University”. Posted on 7 September 2010.
Salmi, J. (2010). “Nine Common Errors When Building a World-Class University”. Posted on 22 August 2010.
Salmi, J. and R. Malee Basssett (2010). “Transforming Higher Education in Developing Countries: the Role of the World Bank”. International Encyclopedia of Education 3rd Edition. Edited by Eva Baker, Penelope Peterson and Barry McGaw, Elsevier 2010, pp. 590-596. Encyclopedia article – role of the WB
Salmi, J. (2010). “Ensuring the Successful Implementation of Financing Reforms”. Financing Higher Education in Africa. Washington DC: The World Bank (pp. 157-170). http://siteresources.worldbank.org/EDUCATION/Resources/278200-1099079877269/Financing_higher_edu_Africa.pdf
Salmi, J. (2010). “The Challenge of Establishing World-Class Universities in Developing Countries”, in Altbach, P. Editor. Leadership for World-Class Universities: Challenges for Developing Countries. New York and London: Routledge.
Salmi, J. (2009). “Contribución de la educación superior en el desarrollo de América latina”. Crédito Educativo: Experiencias Internacionales y Desafíos Futuros en América Latina. Lima: UNIVERSIA.
Salmi, J. and Bassett, R.M. (2009). ‘Rankings 09: measures matter’, Times Higher Education, 8 October, available at
Salmi, J. (2009). “Scenarios for Financial Sustainability of Tertiary Education”. Higher Education to 2030. Centre for Educational Research and Innovation. Paris: OECD, pp. 285-322.
Salmi, J. (2009). “The Challenge of Establishing World-Class Research Universities in Developing Countries”. Weber, L. E., and J. J. Duderstadt (eds.). University Research for Innovation. London: Economica.
Salmi, J. (2009). “Chasing World-Class Status.” Currents. Nov/Dec 2009, pp. 15-16.
Salmi, J. and R. M. Bassett (2009). “Rankings and League Tables: a Global Perspective.” Evaluation Results, (22) 11, pp. 17-22.
Salmi, J. (2009). “Violence, integrity and education”. Global Crime. 10:4, pp 396-415.
Salmi, J. and I. Froumin (2007). “Establishing World-Class Universities in Russia”(in Russian). Education Issues Number 3, 2007.
Salmi, J. (2007). “Autonomy from the State vs responsiveness to markets.” Higher Education Policy. Volume 20, No. 3, pp. 223-242.. Paris: International Association of Universities.
Salmi, J. and A. Saroyan. (2007). League Tables as Policy Instruments: Constructive Uses for the Benefit of Higher Education. IAU Horizons, vol. 13, no. 2-3, p. 1-3.
Salmi, J., and A. Saroyan (2007). “League Tables as Policy Instruments: Uses and Misuses.” Higher Education Management and Policy. Volume 19, No. 2. OECD, Paris.
Salmi, J. (2007). “The Growing Accountability Agenda: Progress or Mixed Blessing?”. International Higher Education. Number 50, Winter 2007.
Salmi, J., and A. M. Hauptman (2006). “Innovations in Tertiary Education Financing: A Comparative Evaluation of Allocation Mechanisms.”WashingtonD.C., The World Bank. Education Working Paper Series Number 4. September 2006. Available also in Chinese.
Salmi, J. (2006). “Violence, Democracy and Education: An Analytical Framework”, in Roberts-Schweitzer, E. ed., Promoting Social Cohesion Through Education. WashingtonDC: The World Bank Institute.
Salmi, J. (2006). “Constructing Knowledge Societies: New Challenges for Education”, in Journal of Education for International Development, Volume 2, Issue 1. Available online at http://www.equip123.net/JEID/current.htm
Salmi, J. (2006). “Violence, Democracy and Education: An Analytical Framework”, in Yeakey, C.C., Richardson, J.W. and J. B. Buck (eds). Suffer the Little Children: National and International Dimensions of Child Poverty and Public Policy. Oxford: Elsevier.
Salmi, J. and A. M. Hauptman (2006). “Resource Allocation Mechanisms in Tertiary Education: a Typology and an Assessment”, in Higher Education in the World 2006: The Financing of Universities. New York, Palgrave MacMillan, pp. 60-81.
Salmi, J. (2005). “Tertiary Education and Research in 2020: A View from the Developing World.”, in Enders, J., Huisman J., and D. Westerheijden (Eds.). The European Higher Education and Research Landscape 2020: Scenarios and Strategic Debates. Enschede: Center for Higher Education Policy.
Salmi, J. and A. Hauptman (2005). “Innovations in the Allocation of Public Funds”, in International Higher Education. Boston: The Boston College Center for International Higher Education, Number 41, Fall 2005, pp. 8-9.
Salmi, J. (2004). “Violence in democratic societies: towards an analytic framework”, in Hilly, P., C. Pantazis, S. Tombs and D. Gordon. Beyond Criminology: Taking Harm Seriously. London, Ann Arbor, MI and Black Point, Nova Scotia. Pluto Press and Fernwood Publishing.