Decomposing Changes in Higher Education Return on Investment Over Time
Abstract: The economic returns to attending college are a crucial aspect of discussions surrounding student debt and rising tuition. As higher quality data on student outcomes has become available, studies have attempted to quantify the financial value of a college degree across different dimensions and contexts (Webber, 2014; Webber, 2016; Itzkowitz, 2021; Cooper, 2021; Miller and Akabas, 2022).
Part of Series: FEDS Notes
Publication Date: 2022-07-13