Missing Part of Free-College Push

In The News Piece in Inside Higher Ed
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May 1, 2017

Iris Palmer was quoted in Inside Higher Ed about the correlation between funding and completion rates. Past is Prologue was also cited:

Simply directing more money to institutions won't necessarily lead to higher completion without targeting effective student support programs, said Iris Palmer, a senior policy analyst with the Education Policy Program at New America. Palmer and New America colleagues have also found that many institutions have responded to cuts in state funding by raising tuition on students enough to offset those losses.