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Public Policy

Maybe college isn't the great equalizer

February 17, 2017

John Friedman, associate professor of economics, critiques the research methodology of a new study that suggests graduating from college is not the economic equalizer many assume. Friedman is the co-author of a study on the same topic that found, based on large datasets, that colleges do level the economic playing field for students.

Maybe college isn't the great equalizer (comments by John Friedman) – Inside Higher Ed