Joel Best is Professor of Sociology and Criminal Justice at the University of Delaware and author of Damned Lies and Statistics, Stat-Spotting, and Everyone’s a Winner, all from UC Press. Eric Best is Assistant Professor of Emergency Management at Jacksonville State University.
"The Student Loan Mess offers a compact, useful history." - John Marsh, Academe
"Probably the best and clearest book on the United States’ complex student debt problem." - Tyler Cowen, TLS