ERIC Number: EJ457715
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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The Burdens of Educational Loans: The Impacts of Debt on Job Choice and Standards of Living for Students at Nine American Law Schools.
Chambers, David L.
Journal of Legal Education, v42 n2 p187-31 Jun 1992
Surveys of graduating students (n=336 and 917, respectively) at four lower-cost and five higher-cost law schools examined effects of various levels of student debt burden on career plans. High debt amounts were slightly related to taking a job in large private law firms. Debt burdens of one in five or six students was judged to be too high. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Numerical/Quantitative Data
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