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Borrowing Money to Attend College: Could the Rising Level of Student Indebtedness Lead to a National Economic Crisis


by Richard Fossey & Robert C. Cloud — July 16, 2008

The time has come to face the growing problem of college-loan indebtedness. Otherwise—like the current economic crisis that was partly caused by declining home values—college-loan indebtedness will some day contribute to enormous financial problems for a large number of individual Americans and for the nation as a whole.


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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record, Date Published: July 16, 2008
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 15312, Date Accessed: 10/20/2017 1:54:55 PM

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  • Richard Fossey
    University of North Texas
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    RICHARD FOSSEY is a Professor and Senior Policy Researcher at the Center for the Study of Education Reform in the College of Education at the University of North Texas. He is a Commissioner of the Texas Catholic Conference Accrediting Commission and Co-Director of the Texas Higher Education Law Conference. He is currently working on an edited book on policy issues pertaining to undocumented immigration in the United States.
  • Robert Cloud
    Baylor University
    ROBERT CLOUD is a professor at Baylor University.
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