Testimony Solving the Real Student Loan Crises
Matthew Chingos
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The common narrative of the student loan crisis in the news media – overwhelming debt, multiple degrees and no job - is largely a distraction from the real problems facing borrowers and taxpayers. Matthew Chingos testified before the House Education and Workforce Subcommittee on Higher Education about the five real crises in student lending that are too often overlooked, and proposed how Congress can address them in the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act.

Research Areas Education
Tags Higher Education Act
Policy Centers Income and Benefits Policy Center Center on Education Data and Policy