The Effects of Credit Status on College Attainment and College Completion

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Gicheva, Dora; Ionescu, Felicia; Simpson, Nicole B.;
  • Publisher: Bonn: Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
  • Subject: USA | I20 | G10 | Studierende | Bildungsabschluss | college investment, credit scores, financial markets | Kreditwürdigkeit | Studienfinanzierung | college investment | Schätzung | Bildungsniveau | financial markets | credit scores
    • jel: jel:I20 | jel:G10
      ddc: ddc:330
    acm: ComputingMilieux_COMPUTERSANDEDUCATION | GeneralLiterature_REFERENCE(e.g.,dictionaries,encyclopedias,glossaries) | ComputingMilieux_MISCELLANEOUS

College students now use various forms of unsecured credit such as private student loans and credit cards to finance college. Access to these credit lines and the interest rates charged on these loans can vary significantly across credit scores. In this paper, we analyz... View more
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