More work study, less financial aid?

A letter of financial aid. With interest rates on some student loans about to double, the Obama administration joins with colleges to provide clearer guidance on the real price of school.

What would happen if the government moved away from financial aid for college students and more towards work study? Marketplace economics contributor Chris Farrell joins Morning Report host David Brancaccio to make his case for growing work study. Click on the audio player above to hear more. 

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Chris Farrell is the economics editor of Marketplace Money.

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