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Author(s):Center for the Study of Education Policy, Illinois University, National Association of State Student Grant Aid Programs, and State Higher Education Executive Officers
Title:Recession, retrenchment, and recovery: State higher education funding and student financial aid
Short Description:Examined the effects of recessions on financial access to college during the 25-year period 1979-2003, and identified states that have been relatively successful in maintaining financial access.
Annotation:"The Recession, Retrenchment, and Recovery Project examined the effects of recessions on financial access to college during the 25-year period 1979-2003, identified states that have been relatively successful in maintaining financial access, and collected policy strategies used by these states."
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Affordability, Tuition and College Costs
Financial Aid
Low-Income Students
National Perspectives
State-Level Information

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