Neetu Arnold

Neetu Arnold is a research associate with the National Association of Scholars. Follow her on Twitter @neetu_arnold.

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March 21, 2022

Florida Lawmakers Must Prevent Corruption of Personal Finance Education

Neetu Arnold

With some proactive alterations, Florida's new bill will strengthen financial education for the state's K-12 students.

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November 16, 2021

Pell Grant Expansion Actually Hurts Low-Income Students

Neetu Arnold

Expanding the Pell Grant program will lead to worse academic and economic outcomes for low-income students. Policymakers should support skill-based alternatives instead.

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June 7, 2021

The Federal Student Loan System Isn't Worth It for Students or Taxpayers

Neetu Arnold

Policymakers must confront the stark reality that the federal student loan system is hopelessly broken. American students would be better off without it.

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April 19, 2021

Fast Track: The Merits Of Short-Term Credentialing

Neetu Arnold

The increased interest in short-term credentials has reinvigorated a broader conversation about higher education’s role in the labor market.

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November 30, 2020

University Administrators’ Pandemic Power Grab

Neetu Arnold

Universities are taking advantage of the pandemic to "hollow out the middle," that is, to defenestrate full-time and tenured faculty from their positions of influence in the university.

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July 18, 2020

Rebuilding America by Restoring the University

Neetu Arnold

Since the progressive trend in higher education isn't going away, conservatives must push for reform by exerting power from the outside.

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April 11, 2020

Pandemic Waste in Higher Education

Neetu Arnold

The coronavirus emergency has forcibly brought to light much of the flagrant wastefulness within higher education. Why not take this opportunity to trim the fat before next semester?

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March 16, 2020

Help students think twice before they go into debt

Neetu Arnold

President Trump recently unveiled his 2021 budget proposal, which contains several provisions designed to mitigate the student debt crisis.

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October 21, 2019

The Ivory Debtors' Prison

Neetu Arnold

Administrative bloat and extraneous spending by colleges and universities are draining the American middle class while enriching administrators and politicians. 

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