ERIC Number: ED309667
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Radical Reform or Incremental Change? Student Loan Policy Alternatives for the Federal Government.
Gladieux, Lawrence E., Ed.
The federal student loan program is examined with focus on how well it will serve the country's needs in the 1990s and beyond. A series of papers are presented in two parts. Part one, Student Loan Policy and Proposals for Change, includes the following papers: "Appearance and Reality in the Guaranteed Student Loan Program" (M. McPherson); "Neither Grant nor Loan: New Ground for Federal Student Aid Policy" (W. Byron); "HELP: A Student Loan Program for the Twenty-First Century" (R. Reischauer); "Improving the Guaranteed Student Loan Program" (J. Cronin); and "The National Student Loan Bank: Adapting an Old Idea for Future Needs" (A. Hauptman); Part two, Radical Reform or Incremental Change, a seminar on student loan policy alternatives, is as follows: opening remarks by L. Gladieux, "A Conceptual Framework for the Issues" (M. McPherson); "Establish a Federal Revolving Fund with Income-Contingent Repayment" (W. Byron); "Apply the Social Insurance Concept to Student Loans" (R. Reischauer); "Comments" (R. Atwell, E. Fox, R. Hartman); "Maintain and Improve the Guaranteed Student Loan Program" (J. Cronin); "Incorporate a National Student Loan Bank into the Current System" (A. Hauptman); "Comments" (B. Bosworth, T. Hartle, D. Longanecker); "Student Loans in the Framework of Higher Education Finance" (B. Johnstone); "The Outlook for Change" (D. Breneman); and "Summary of the Issues" (M. McPherson). (SM)
Descriptors: Educational Finance, Federal Aid, Financial Support, Higher Education, Need Analysis (Student Financial Aid), Student Financial Aid, Student Loan Programs
College Board Publications, Box 886, New York, NY 10101-0886 ($10.95 paperback; ISBN-0-87447-331-4--$19.95 hardback).
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: College Board, New York, NY.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Guaranteed Student Loan Program