Student Loan Relief Programs: Implications for Borrowers and the Federal Government

@article{Di2017StudentLR,
  title={Student Loan Relief Programs: Implications for Borrowers and the Federal Government},
  author={Wenhua Di and Kelly D. Edmiston},
  journal={The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science},
  year={2017},
  volume={671},
  pages={224 - 248}
}
As college costs increase and more students fund their education through borrowing, debt load and delinquency rates have become significant problems. This article discusses the impacts of the federal student loan repayment relief programs that are available. The implications of relief plans on borrowers’ costs and the federal budget vary by plan and for different loan amounts and income levels, making it challenging for policy-makers to design programs that adequately balance risks between… Expand
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