Adam Looney: The case for targeted student loan debt relief

  • Adam Looney argues for a more targeted approach to student-loan debt relief, versus across-the-board forgiveness, in The Boston Globe.

Adam Looney: The case for targeted student loan debt relief

Student debt relief has become a hot topic in the Biden administration, with many calling for across-the-board forgiveness. But Adam Looney, executive director of the Marriner S. Eccles Institute for Economics and Quantitative Analysis, says a more targeted approach is in order, since much of the debt – 36% – is owed by individuals in the top 20% of income distribution.

Read Looney’s full argument in The Boston Globe.

2021-03-23T17:18:30-06:00March 23rd, 2021|

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