Some say that college is the next personal-debt-bubble to burst. But education and training are key to modern economic competitiveness. We discuss the state of higher education.
Glenn Reynolds, law professor at the University of Tennessee, InstaPundit blogger and the author of The Higher Education Bubble, joins us to argue that the U.S. is currently experiencing a higher education bubble that mirrors the housing bubble and that college tuition costs have vastly outpaced inflation and family income.
Rick Santorum's "snob" comments just don't make sense. And they won't win Waitress Moms in 2012.
OWS wants people to default on their student loan debts. Anya Kamenetz, senior writer for Fast Company magazine and author of DIY U: Edupunks, Edupreneurs, and the Coming Transformation of Higher Education, and Generation Debt, discusses the idea and other news around higher education financing.