Moving Beyond Free

Moving Beyond Free

A College Affordability Compact for the Next Generation

Posted: July 8, 2021
Author(s): David H. Feldman and Christopher R. Marsicano
Organization(s): Third Way

This report from Third Way says free college proposals create winners and losers among states. When coupled with a lack of political will to budget for free college in a narrowly split Congress, policymakers should pursue alternative solutions that are more socially equitable, economically efficient, and politically viable, the report states.