Brookings scholars and other experts analyze the scale of student debt in the United States, how it affects borrowers, and what policy changes could provide those borrowers relief.
Student loan forgiveness is regressive whether measured by income, education, or wealth
Adam Looney argues that only targeted policies can address the inequities caused by federal student lending programs.
Examining the effects of student debt cancellation
Past Policy 2020 Event
Student loans: A look at the evidence