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Freakonomics

As the cost of col­lege sky­rock­et­ed, it cre­at­ed a debt bur­den that’s putting a drag on the econ­o­my. One pos­si­ble solu­tion: shift­ing the risk of debt away from stu­dents and onto investors look­ing for a cut of the grad­u­ates’ earn­ing power.