Kapsalis, Constantine (2006): Who Gets Student Loans? Published in: Perspectives on Labour and Income , Vol. 18, No. 2 (March 2006)
Download (127kB) | Preview
This study looks at the role of the Canada Student Loan Program (CSLP). While it is difficult to estimate the extent to which the CSLP has made it possible for low-income students to obtain a postsecondary education, the study addresses certain questions: How well are student loans targeted to lowincome youth? To what extent does the amount of the loan reflect the level of financial need? What are the consequences of taking parental income into account for students considered dependent on their parents?
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Who Gets Student Loans?|
|Keywords:||student loans; education financing|
|Subjects:||I - Health, Education, and Welfare > I2 - Education and Research Institutions > I21 - Analysis of Education|
|Depositing User:||Constantine Kapsalis|
|Date Deposited:||11. Oct 2010 02:52|
|Last Modified:||31. Dec 2015 06:00|
Barr-Telford, Lynn, Fernando Cartwright, Sandrine Prasil and Kristina Shimmons. 2003. Access, Persistence and Financing: First Results from the Postsecondary Education Participation Survey. Catalogue no. 81-595-MIE, no. 007. Ottawa: Statistics Canada.
De Broucker, Patrice. 2005. Getting There and Staying There: Low-income Students and Post-secondary Education. Ottawa: Canadian Policy Research Networks.
Drolet, Marie. 2005. Participation in Post-secondary Education in Canada: Has the Role of Parental Income and Education Changed over the 1990s? Catalogue 11F0019MIE, no. 243. Ottawa: Statistics Canada.
Frenette, Marc. 2003. Access to College and University: Does Distance Matter? Catalogue no. 11F0019MIE, no. 201. Ottawa: Statistics Canada.
Junor, Sean and Alex Usher. 2004. The Price of Knowledge 2004: Access and Student Finance in Canada. Montreal: Canada Millennium Scholarship Foundation.
Lambert, Mylène, Klarka Zeman, Mary Allen, and Patrick Bussière. 2004. Who Pursues Postsecondary Education, Who Leaves and Why: Results from the Youth in Transition Survey. Catalogue no. 81-595-MIE, no. 026. Ottawa: Statistics Canada.
Lavallée, Laval, Bert Pereboom and Christiane Grignon. 2001. Access to Postsecondary Education and Labour Market Transition of Postsecondary Students. Canada Student Loans Program, Human Resources Development Canada. Unpublished report.