Understanding College Costs

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College tuitions have been rising at well above the rate of inflation for decades now, and no one really seems to know why. But APM Economics Editor Chris Farrell reviews a new book that gets to the bottom of this question. It’s called Why Does College Cost So Much?

Guest: Chris Farrell, Economics Editor for American Public Media and author of The New Frugality: How to Consume Less, Save More, and Live Better.

More about Why Does College Cost So Much? by Robert B. Archibald and David H. Feldman.