Student Aid Simplification: Looking Back and Looking Ahead
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We thank Monica Bhatt and Dyuti Bhattacharya for excellent research assistance. Judith Scott-Clayton provided helpful comments. Edward Pacchetti and Thomas Weko of the US Department of Education kindly provided statistics on FAFSA submissions. Dynarski benefited from thoughtful conversations with members of the Rethinking Student Aid Task Force. All errors and opinions are our own. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.