Will student loan forgiveness make college tuition go up?Play
Some economists argue that one-time forgiveness of student loans will create an expectation that the same thing will happen again: Loans will be forgiven in the future. And they say that expectation will drive up tuition prices.
Here & Now's Peter O'Dowd talks with Beth Akers, an economist specializing in higher education with the American Enterprise Institute.
This segment aired on August 29, 2022.