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Do primary school children's career aspirations matter? The relationship between family poverty, career aspirations, and emotional and behavioural problems

  title={Do primary school children's career aspirations matter? The relationship between family poverty, career aspirations, and emotional and behavioural problems},
  author={Eirini Flouri and Constantina Panourgia},
The association between family poverty and children’s emotional (internalising) and behavioural (externalising) problems is well-established. In this study we extended previous research by examining the role of young children’s career aspirations in the association between family poverty and internalising and externalising problems. Using data from the UK’s Millennium Cohort Study (MCS), we tested a path model linking family poverty and maternal qualifications (as a proxy for family-level human… 

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