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Addressing the ever rising costs in college education: what can be done?

There are two resounding questions when it comes to college education costs in the United States.

The first question, with the cost of college tuition ballooning over the last 30 years, is going to college still worth it? 399 more words

Politics

Tuition Rising - Is Anyone Surprised?

Brandon Borkovec over at Iowa Policy Project does a great analysis of the disappearing state support for our public institutions of higher education here in Iowa as the Board of Regents once again announced a rise in tuitions. 471 more words

Blog For Iowa

On the Rising Cost of College Education

We live in a paradoxical society. In order to rise in socioeconomic status, or even to maintain one’s current status, one must now obtain a high quality college education. 3,056 more words

Blog Posts

The Sunk Cost Fallacy and How I Volunteered for Indentured Servitude

From March 13, 2018

Webster’s Dictionary defines the Sunk Cost Fallacy as the misconception that you’re making rational decisions based on the future value of objects, investments and experiences when in truth, your decisions are tainted by the emotional investments you’ve already put in, and the more you invest in something the harder it becomes to abandon it. 709 more words

Economics