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Measuring the Effects of Loan Forgiveness - Inside Higher Ed

The impact of student loan forgiveness goes far beyond a reduced debt balance for borrowers, according to a new study.   Researchers from Harvard Business School, Indiana University and Georgia State University examined the effects of debt cancellation for borrowers whose private student loans were tossed out in court after their creditor, National Collegiate Student Loan Trusts, couldn’t prove the chain of title. In recent years, judges have tossed out numerous lawsuits against student borrowers because National Collegiate couldn't establish in documents that the company actually owned the debt. Inside Higher Ed

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