ERIC Number: ED082610
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Oct
Reference Count: 0
The Consequences of the Study of Federal Student Loan Programs: A Case Study in the Utilization of Social Research.
Weiss, Carol H.
This report traces the consequences of a study of federal student loan programs. The first chapter outlines the events that led up to the Loan Study, the nature of the questions posed, and government preparations for letting a contract for the study. Chapter 2 describes the conduct of the Loan Study: the development of a proposal, the beginning of study activities, and the pursuit of two tracks of investigation. Chapter 3 traces the decisionmaking on the future of loan programs. The fourth chapter identifies factors that facilitated and constrained utilization of the Loan Study. Appendices include related data. (MJM)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Naval Research, Washington, DC. Group Psychology Branch.
Authoring Institution: Columbia Univ., New York, NY. Bureau of Applied Social Research.