Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin

Higher Education Attainment Helps Weather Downturn

MASSACHUSETTS (WAMC) – Massachusetts is weathering the economic downturn better than most states, that’s according to a new report released by the Massachusetts Budget and Policy Center. WAMC’s Berkshire Bureau Chief Charlie Deitz reports that the reason for the state’s performance is its’ commitment to higher education over the last three decades.

http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/wamc/news.newsmain/article/0/2706/1744589/WAMC.News/Higher.Education.Attainment.Helps.Weather.Downturn

WAMC/Northeast Public Radio
2011-01-04 05:00:00

Related

Report puts $5B price on universal early education, child care in Mass.

… vision and will take a number of years to get there, but there are ways to prioritize this,” said Colin Jones, senior policy analyst …

Read More →

Massachusetts Senate seen as last hope to fund new education laws despite COVID-driven school …

We have the resources at hand,” said Colin Jones, senior policy analyst for the Massachusetts Budget and Policy Center. Jones said ideally the …

Read More →

Legislature will increase school funding next year

Colin Jones, senior policy analyst at the Massachusetts Budget and Policy Center, said their analysis showed that if lawmakers based the Chapter 70 …

Read More →
Scroll to Top

Get news from Massachusetts Budget and Policy Center in your inbox.

Select list(s) to subscribe to


By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: Massachusetts Budget and Policy Center, 1 State Street, Boston, MA, 02109, http://www.massbudget.org. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact