How Much Does a Four-Year Degree Help During a Recession?

Two recent studies finding that college grads still fare much better than those with only a high school degree. These are not bang for your buck analyses but they do show the economic advantages of college credentials. http://www.pewstates.org/research/reports/how-much-protection-does-a-college-degree-afford-85899440520 http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2012/08/16/podcast-discussion-value-college-degree