Ever more

The more we spend on higher education, the more we spend on higher education. Do we really need more college graduates? Spotlight follows the bubble debate.

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  1. Surprising to most Americans, only 29% of the country has a bachelor degree. That’s the highest it has ever been and that percentage produces the most dynamic country in the world. There is no shortage of college degrees and a great many unemployed degree holders. On the contrary, we have a shortage of skilled labor and a crumbling infrastructure. While we need to maintain degrees in many fields, and while some fields struggle for qualified applicants, the blanket assumption about college degrees is our biggest problem.