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The Price of Perception

Apr 13, 2011

HENRY E. RIGGS, New York Times, 4/13/11- RECENTLY, I joined friends at a lunch table where a lively discussion of college tuition was in progress. The question at hand was a chestnut: why does college cost so much, and why does the cost grow so alarmingly year after year? I interrupted my lunch mates. They — and most of the public — misconstrue the issue. They are really asking why the price of tuition is so high.

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