A Tax for Higher Education

David Schwen for The Chronicle

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What if Higher Ed Had a Designated Tax

David Schwen for The Chronicle

Here's a puzzle: The gasoline tax is to transportation as what is to higher education?

What, indeed?

The economic logic of the gas tax is simple. It goes toward the cost of roads, transit, and other transportation...

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