We need to keep in mind that education has benefits beyond what graduates earn and contribute to the economy.
We should keep in mind that education is valuable beyond graduate earning capacity, and that what a student learns during their education can have little to do with why they earn more.
The relationship between higher education and labour market outcomes is overestimated and misinterpreted.
Unlevel playing field.
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