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Author(s):Wellman, J
Title:Costs, prices, and affordability
Organization:Secretary's Commission on the Future of Higher Education
Short Description:This paper was commissioned by the Secretary’s Commission on the Future of Higher Education as background for its work on college affordability. It draws from existing research to identify broad issues affecting prices, costs and the growing challenge of student affordability to postsecondary education.
Annotation:This paper was commissioned by the Secretary’s Commission on the Future of Higher Education as background for its work on college affordability. It draws from existing research to identify broad issues affecting prices, costs and the growing challenge of student affordability to postsecondary education. The paper concludes with suggestions about aspects of the topic which may be most fruitful for future policy attention.
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Affordability, Tuition and College Costs
College Access
Financial Aid
National Perspectives

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