Can College Risk Sharing Improve Student Outcomes and Avoid Unintended Consequences?
New Issue Brief Addresses Challenges and Proposes Solution Combining Risk Sharing and Rewards

March 30, 2017
The Institute for College Access & Success

A New Approach to College Risk Sharing: Enhancing Accountability to Improve Student Outcomes provides an overview of the issue of risk sharing, identifies potential unintended consequences for policymakers to avoid, and outlines a proposal that combines both risk sharing and rewards to give colleges a clearer stake in their students’ success and ability to repay their debt.