January 23, 2014 9:38 am

Business schools’ statement buildings

Academic institutions have long expressed their values and ambitions through architecture and business schools are continuing the tradition today.

Despite economic uncertainty and sometimes stagnating enrolment, leading schools have billions of dollars committed to new buildings. At a time of growth in online learning, this “reflects our belief in the enduring value of face-to-face education”, says Sally Blount, dean of the Kellogg School of Management, which is investing $220m in its Illinois campus. This slideshow includes new and current projects (also see the 2013 slideshow).

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