Education | Policy-makers look to income sharing agreements to curb student debt
by Leigh Jones
Posted 7/05/17, 02:16 am
Former Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels, hailed as a political innovator, has taken his free-market conservatism to higher education. Now president of Purdue University, Daniels is championing a different way for students to finance their education without racking up crushing amounts of debt. Income sharing agreements (ISAs) allow investors to pay for a student’s education in exchange for a portion of the graduate’s future earnings.