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Trends in the cost and availability of higher education.
By Dennis Henderson
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Over the past two decades there has been a pronounced upward trend in the enrollment of recent high school graduates in college. Even so, the share of the population that is college-educated is surprisingly low. This creates some economic difficulties that could be mitigated as a matter of public policy.