Including all Children in Progressive and Lifelong Asset Building

-Michael Sherraden



From Crisis to Revolution: The Potential of CSAs

-William Elliott III



Understanding the Context CSA Programs and Policies Fit Into: Higher Ed Financing, the Economy, and Social Policy

-Tom Shapiro, Bob Annibale, Shira Markoff, Justin King, and Mark Hueslman



Effects of Education, Income, and Wealth Inequality on the Return on a College Degree

-Jonathan Fisher, William R. Emmons, Emily Rauscher, Darrick Hamilton, and Anthony Poore



​CSAs, Financial Inclusion, and Financial Well-Being

-Frederick Wherry, Margaret Sherraden, Sandy Beverly, Michael Mirra, and Terri Friedline



​Purposes, Goals, and Strategies for CSAs

-Michael Sherraden, Ray Boshara, Andrea Levere, William Elliott III, and Kilolo Kijakazi



​CSAs with a Promise

-Jose Cisneros, Beth Tankersley-Bankhead, Julie Garber, Amanda Feinstein, and Clint Zweifel



CSA Research: Lessons for the Field

-Margaret Clancy, Jin Huang, Nick Sorensen, William Elliott III, Frank DeGiavanni, and Rajeev Darolia




Constructing the Evidence Base: Interim Measures, Data Management

-Mark Schreiner, Megan O'Brien, Colleen Quint, Amanda Jones-Layman, Craig Mason, and Ana Patricia Munoz



We Must Dare to Dream, Dare to Fight

-Bob Friedman

New Book Released

Today’s student loan system is in place because of a political compromise, and growing discontent with student debt may signal that this arrangement has run its course. While there are resources and organizations in place to help those struggling with debt, the time has come to consider a new direction for financial aid, William Elliott III and Melinda Lewis argue in “Student Debt: A Reference Handbook.”

Why KU
  • One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
  • Nearly $290 million in financial aid annually
  • 44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
    —U.S. News & World Report
  • Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
  • 23rd nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets," Military Times