The Economic Impact of Increasing College Completion

Combines simulations of the U.S. Macro model with analysis using detailed micro-data-based models of education, earnings, and employment to compare the trajectory of the U.S. economy under two scenarios: a baseline in which the recent trajectory in educational attainment continues, and a scenario in which completion rates are significantly increased.

Sponsored By: 
American Academy of Arts and Sciences and Moody's Analytics