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No Kid of Mine is Going to Major in Archaeology!

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Suppose a college student you personally know wants to major in a low-paying, impractical major - like Fine Arts or Archaeology.  How would people in your social circle react if his parents, though willing to pay for college in general, refused to pay for their kid to pursue such a major? Comments and Sharing

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Suppose a college student you personally know wants to major in a low-paying, impractical major - like Fine Arts or Archaeology.  How would people in your social circle react if his parents, though willing to pay for college in general, refused to pay for their kid to pursue such a major?


Bryan Caplan
Bryan Caplan is Professor of Economics at George Mason University and Senior Scholar at the Mercatus Center. He has published in the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Wall Street Journal, the American Economic Review, the Economic Journal, the Journal of Law and Economics, and Intelligence, and has appeared on 20/20, FoxNews, and C-SPAN. Bryan Caplan blogs on EconLog.

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