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John Stucker, a Purdue University student must pay back $80,000 he borrowed.

Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg

John Stucker, a Purdue University student must pay back $80,000 he borrowed.

Out of the Mortgage Frying Pan, Into the Student Loan Fire

What’s going to be the bigger drag on the economy over the next years: the overhang of unpaid mortgages or the burden of student loans? At Bloomberg today, some unexpected answers. First, the mortgage front. Yesterday Bloomberg’s Dan Levy reported...

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