New this week
A new way to borrow money for college. Beth Akers says Income Share Agreements (ISAs) shouldn’t be discounted as an alternative to the traditional student loan model.
Iran’s eleventh-hour negotiations approach. Suzanne Maloney breaks down Tehran’s four-point hedging strategy as the November 24 deadline for a nuclear agreement draws near.
Oil prices are in free fall. Charles Ebinger says we’re “in for a wild ride.”
Marriage is the best environment for kids. In a new Brookings Cafeteria Podcast Isabel Sawhill talks with host Fred Dews about gaps in education, family structure and parenting styles that create unequal starts for American children.