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    • Addressing the $1.5 Trillion in Federal Student Loan Debt 

      Miller, Ben; Campbell, Colleen; Cohen, Brent J.; Hancock, Charlotte (Center for American Progress; Generation Progress, 2019-06-01)
      This report considers different options for addressing issues for current borrowers of federal student loans. These solutions are meant to be independent of broader loan reforms, such as giving relief to borrowers whose ...
    • Demographic and Academic Characteristics of Pell Grant Recipients at Community Colleges 

      Sung-Woo, Cho; Jacobs, James; Zhang, Christine (Community College Research Center, 2013-11-01)
      Using data on more than 50,000 community college students who first enrolled during the 2005–06 academic year at one of nine community colleges in three large states, this paper presents demographic and academic characteristics ...
    • The Looming Student Loan Crisis Is Worse Than We Thought 

      Scott-Clayton, Judith (The Brookings Institution, 2018-01-10)
      This report analyzes new data on student debt and repayment, released by the U.S. Department of Education in October 2017. Previously available data have been limited to borrowers only, follow students for a relatively ...
    • What Accounts for Gaps in Student Loan Default, and What Happens After 

      Scott-Clayton, Judith (The Brookings Institution, 2018-06-21)
      In a previous Evidence Speaks report, the author described the high rates at which student loan borrowers default on their repayment within 12 years of initial college entry, often on relatively modest amounts of debt. One ...