Foreign Students Keep Coming And Keep Spending

The problems afflicting the U.S. economy haven't dampened the desire of foreigners to study in America. The Institute of International Education reports that the number of foreign students at U.S. colleges and universities hit a new high of 407,530 in the 1990-91 academic year. That's 31% more than in 1980-81 and well over five times the num-ber of U.S. college students overseas.

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