03 May 2011

ROI

This Op-Ed by Allysia Finley provides two insights, neither of which is surprising, but still worth reading.

1. Many people are paying far too much for their college education, relative to the return on that investment.

2. Most of the fiscal woes of State and local governments can be traced to the very generous compensation given to public sector employees. This is not sustainable unless taxes are increased or other expenses reduced.

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2 comments:

CJ said...

http://nymag.com/print/?/news/features/college-education-2011-5/

sportsattitudes said...

I was blown away by an article in the Philly paper about public sector employee compensation. As well, there is no doubt the ROI on college isn't there. For starters, you have to get a job...