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ERIC Number: EJ611528
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0009-5982
Should Borrowers Fear a Student-Loan Behemoth?
Burd, Stephen
Chronicle of Higher Education, v46 n49 pA24-26 Aug 11 2000
Reports on continued growth of Sallie Mae, the nation's largest financer of federal student loans. Notes the company's purchase of the USA Group, the nation's largest student loan guarantee agency, competition with the federal direct loan program, political contributions to legislators who set loan policies, and development of Laureate, a Web-based loan application and processing system. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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