Several world leaders, including Vladimir Putin, stand accused of plagiarizing their PhD dissertations. Whether they resign, deny or ignore the allegations says a lot about the country they run.
The college admission scandal that involved big bribes, coaches and Hollywood actors grew out of a system that favors rich parents and gives coaches too much leeway in admissions, a scholar argues.
Fraudulent academic qualifications have increased dramatically in South Africa.
Recent hoax papers in humanities don't show what they claim, but need to be taken seriously.