People talk a lot about student debt and the burden it places on recent graduates. Not surprisingly, different countries come to different policy conclusions about how this burden should be dealt with. Today’s column examines how various countries choose to deal with this issue.
What I am going to do today is compare expected loan repayments under five different student loan regimes: Canada, the US, the UK, Australian and New Zealand. This obviously does not fully examine the issue of … [ Read More ]