Rising Student Debt Is Slowing Growth as Young Spend Less

nytimesThe anemic economy has left millions of younger working Americans struggling to get ahead. The added millstone of student-loan debt, which recently exceeded $1 trillion in total, is making it even harder for many of them, delaying purchases of things like homes, cars and other big-ticket items and acting as a drag on growth, economists said. Rising Student Debt Is Slowing Growth as Young Spend Less - NYTimes.com.