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Top public universities are shutting out poor students, report says

October 26, 2017 The Washington Post

John Friedman, associate professor of economics, comments on an article about the recent tendency of selective public universities shutting out low-income students. “Understanding the causes of this trend — as well as what policies might help reverse it — is critical to improving opportunity for all in higher education."

Top public universities are shutting out poor students, report says (comments by John Friedman) – The Washington Post