Federal Data Shows More Americans Graduating From College

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Bad economic times make for good students. What gets people to sit up and pay attention in class is knowing that unemployment is the most likely career path out there. That's the conclusion from new federal data showing that the number of Americans graduating from college has jumped in recent years with more students enrolling in school and more actually graduating.

Claudia Goldin is a professor of economics at Harvard University. 


Claudia Goldin

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