Requiring Divorced Parents to Pay for Child's College Education

TitleRequiring Divorced Parents to Pay for Child's College Education
Publication TypeCase Study
Year of Publication1996
AuthorsLadenson, R
Corporate Authorsof Center for the Study of Ethics in the Professions, IIT
Date Published02/1996
PublisherCenter for the Study of Ethics in the Professions, Illinois Institute of Technology
Publication Languageeng
KeywordsLaw , personal , Personal Responsibility , PUBLIC , Public Policy
AbstractIn 1993 the Pennsylvania Legislature enacted a law that made non-custodial parents in a divorce responsible for their children's college expenses, to the extent they could afford to pay. Is this fair?
NotesCase from the February 24, 1996 Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl. Copyright Robert Ladenson, Center for the Study of Ethics at the Illinois Institute of Technology, 1996.
URLhttp://ethics.iit.edu/EEL/Divorce%20College%20.pdf
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