Phi Beta Cons

The Right take on higher education.

Our Most Recent Bubbles—Housing and College


In my latest Forbes piece, I compare the housing bubble with the college bubble. The big similarity, I argue, is the way government meddling ruined long-established standards and practices that rewarded sensible and virtuous behaviors that were needed by those who strove for home ownership and college education, and replaced them with entitlement mentalities.


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