In 4 pages, describe how decisions related to student loans and financing of higher education could affect how higher education institutions determine their budgets or
may reallocate within their current budgets to ensure financial equilibrium for the foreseeable future.
Links to resources:
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Carey, K. (2011). The U.S. should adopt income-based loans now. Chronicle of Higher Education, 58(10). Retrieved from https://chronicle.com/article/The-US-Should-
Supiano, B. (2012). Franklin & Marshall caps loans for middle-income students [Blog post]. Retrieved from https://chronicle.com/blogs/headcount/franklin-marshall-
Freedman, J. (2014, February 10). Risky business: Why student loans are the worst way to fund college. Forbes Investing. Retrieved from
Freedman. I. (2014, February 11). Student loans are a drag on the economy and society. Forbes Investing. Retrieved from
Freedman, J. (2014, February 12). Can we fix college with better student loans? Forbes Investing. Retrieved from
Chapters 6 and 7 in the Financing higher education worldwide: Who pays? Who should pay? textbook.