Textbook Prices Have Risen Over 1000 Percent In 38 Years

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1000% seems reasonable.

(From The Daily Caller)

Nicole Allen of the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition said the surging prices exist because students are more or less a “captive market” that can be expected to buy whatever books are assigned for their courses. Meanwhile, professors are also to blame for assigning books without paying much attention to the price they impose on students.

No special deals going on here. I am sure of that.

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