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PROFESSOR: Free college won't solve America's student-loan crisis

Student Debt

As student-loan debt in the US has grown to staggering levels, many policymakers refer to the seemingly inexorable levels of mounting debt as a crisis. They have suggested plans to provide college for free, or at minimal cost.

US Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont), a Democratic presidential candidate, unveiled his ambitious College For All Act in June, for example, The plan would provide free tuition at all public colleges and universities in the country.

And former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton proposed the New College Compact in August, promising that students attending public colleges would not need to take out loans read more >>>

Source : BusinessInsider.Com