On her show on National Public Radio, Diane Rehm tackled the issue of college debt and what the presidential candidates are saying about it (click here to listen to the audio recording).
Her guests included:
- Jeffrey Selingo – regular contributor on higher education, the Washington Post; author, “College Unbound: the Future of Higher Education and What it Means for Students” and the forthcoming “There is Life After College.”
- Dean Baker – co-director, Center for Economic and Policy Research and blogger, Beat the Press; author of “The End of Loser Liberalism: Making Markets Progressive.”
- Beth Akers – fellow, Brookings Institution’s Brown Center on Education Policy.