Accession Number : AD0714005

Title :   The Consequences of the Study of Federal Student Loan Programs. A Case Study in the Utilization of Social Research.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : COLUMBIA UNIV NEW YORK BUREAU OF APPLIED SOCIAL RESEARCH

Personal Author(s) : Weiss,Carol H.

Report Date : OCT 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 156

Abstract : The purpose of the report is to describe one case of the utilization of a social research study in decision-making. The 'Study of Federal Student Loan Programs,' conducted by the College Entrance Examination Board with the assistance of the Bureau of Applied Social Research of Columbia University, was undertaken to assist in the resolution of issues in the loan field. The report presents the history of the study from its inception through the utilization of its findings and recommendations. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SOCIOLOGY, RESEARCH MANAGEMENT), (*STUDENTS, MONEY), REVIEWS, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, DECISION MAKING

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Sociology and Law

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE