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The childcare dividend initiative: Bridging the access gap: Quantifying the economic returns of public investment in childcare


Having established the urgent need for childcare provision, Economist Impact developed a first-of-its-kind model to quantify the economic impact of improving access to childcare and enabling more mothers to work, through greater public investment in childcare. This Economist Impact report, Bridging the access gap: quantifying the economic returns of public investment in childcare, summarises the findings from this modelling exercise and builds an economic argument for greater investment in childcare. (author abstract)

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