Student Aid, Tuition and How Colleges Spend Money

There is no agreement among economists over whether there is a causal effect between student aid and college tuition.

Regarding your editorial “College Aid Means Higher Tuition” (July 20): There is no agreement among economists over whether there is a causal effect between student aid and college tuition. Many methodologically strong studies explicitly conclude there is no correlation, let alone causation.

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