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Plenary Session: Does Society Invest Wisely in College?

Conference: 2017 CAPSEE Conference: Making the Right Investments in College
Date and Time: April 06, 2017 1:30–3:00 PM
Location: Washington, DC
Venue: Capital Hilton

This plenary session will examine the labor market consequences of public funding for colleges. The panelists will describe the effects of financial aid systems on college completion and students’ subsequent earnings; they will also consider how financial aid and state subsidies could be reformed to improve labor market outcomes for students.

Learn more and register for the conference on the CAPSEE website

Participants

Judith Scott-Clayton
Senior Research Associate
Community College Research Center
 
Laura Perna
James S. Riepe Professor and Founding Executive Director of the Alliance for Higher Education and Democracy
University of Pennsylvania
 
Sandy Baum
Senior Fellow, The Urban Institute
Research Professor, George Washington University
 

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