Study on beneficiaries and benefits of student-loan forgiveness

Countering assertions that student-loan forgiveness would primarily benefit wealthy people, a new study from the Roosevelt Institute determined that "student debt cancellation would provide more benefits to those with fewer economic resources and could play a critical role in addressing the racial wealth gap and building the Black middle class." The study, titled “Student Debt Cancellation IS Progressive: Correcting Empirical and Conceptual Errors,” is available here.

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