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Plenary Session: Are Colleges Structured to Optimize Investments?

Conference: 2017 CAPSEE Conference: Making the Right Investments in College
Date and Time: April 07, 2017 9:00–10:30 AM
Location: Washington, DC

This plenary session will examine whether colleges are organized so students can gain high returns to college. Panelists will examine which college characteristics or practices are most strongly associated with labor market success, with a focus on the labor market returns to for-profit colleges. Panelists will also consider what organizational changes might be made to colleges to enhance the economic value of attending college.

Learn more and register for the conference on the CAPSEE website


David Deming
Assistant Professor of Education and Economics
Harvard University
Harry Holzer
Professor of Public Policy
McCourt School of Public Policy, Georgetown University

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