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Author(s):ECMC Group Foundation, Prepared by Caliber Associates
Title:Cultural barriers to incurring debt: An exploration of borrowing and impact on access to postsecondary education
Source:http://www.ecmcfoundation.org/documents/Cultura...
Date:2003
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Short Description:This statistical analysis investigates and reports on cultural attitudes toward borrowing money, and whether cultural attitudes affect student loan borrowing.
Annotation:Since recent increases in student borrowing appear to be limited to students from middle and upper income levels, the effectiveness of student loans in aiding students from low-income families is called into question. This statistical analysis investigates and reports on cultural attitudes toward borrowing money, and whether cultural attitudes affect student loan borrowing.
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Affordability, Tuition and College Costs
Borrowing/Student Debt
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Financial Aid
Low-Income Students
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