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Gould Elise (Elise Lorraine), Whitebook Marcy, Mokhiber Zane, Austin Lea J. E., 15 January, 2020
This resource is an interactive online tool with individual state information. State fact sheets estimate the costs of a fully phased-in overhaul of each state's early care and education system, based on outlined core principles of a values-based…
Thompson Owen, Fall 2018
Reports & Papers
This paper estimates the effect of Head Start on health, education, and labor market outcomes observed through age 48. I combine outcome data from the NLSY79 with archival records on early Head Start funding levels, and for identification exploit…
Barr Andrew, Gibbs Chloe, October, 2017
Reports & Papers
Despite substantial evidence that resources and outcomes are transmitted across generations, there has been limited inquiry into the extent to which anti-poverty programs actually disrupt the cycle of bad outcomes. We explore how the effects of the…
Nelson Ashlyn Aiko, Brodnax NaLette, Fischer Lauron, September, 2016
The purpose of this economic impact report is to assess the estimated benefits and costs of investing in high quality, state-funded preschool programs for three- and four-year-old Hoosier children. The report evaluates the landscape of early…