Swings in Credit Ratings Hint of Challenges Ahead for Colleges

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From 2009 through 2013, the number of downgrades of colleges' credit ratings by Moody's Investors Service outpaced upgrades by nearly five to one.

More evidence of colleges' weakening financial picture? Yes, but that picture is not as clear-cut as it...

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