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Effects of childhood poverty on productivity later in life: Implications for public policy


  • Hill, Martha S.
  • Sandfort, Jodi R.


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  • Hill, Martha S. & Sandfort, Jodi R., 1995. "Effects of childhood poverty on productivity later in life: Implications for public policy," Children and Youth Services Review, Elsevier, vol. 17(1-2), pages 91-126.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:cysrev:v:17:y:1995:i:1-2:p:91-126

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    1. Sawhill, Isabel V, 1988. "Poverty in the U.S.: Why Is It So Persistent?," Journal of Economic Literature, American Economic Association, vol. 26(3), pages 1073-1119, September.
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    3. Lindsey, Duncan, 1995. "Child poverty and welfare reform," Children and Youth Services Review, Elsevier, vol. 17(1-2), pages 333-345.
    4. Moon, Sung Seek & Hegar, Rebecca L. & Page, Jaimie, 2009. "TANF status, ethnicity, and early school success," Children and Youth Services Review, Elsevier, vol. 31(8), pages 854-863, August.
    5. Michael J. Shanahan & Adam Davey & Jennifer Brooks, 1998. "Dynamic Models of Poverty and Psychosocial Adjustment through Childhood," JCPR Working Papers 49, Northwestern University/University of Chicago Joint Center for Poverty Research.
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