U.S. Public Interest Research Group (USPIRG): 65 percent of college students have at some point decided against buying a college textbook due to its high price

The U.S. Public Interest Research Group (USPIRG) has today released a report — Fixing the Broken Textbook Market: How Students Respond to High Textbook Costs and Demand Alternatives — showing “that 65% of student consumers have opted out of buying a college textbook due to its high price, and of those students, 94% they suffer academically.”

Please see: here, here and, for the full, 18-page report, here.

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