Duration and developmental timing of poverty and children's cognitive and social development from birth through third grade.

@article{2005DurationAD,
  title={Duration and developmental timing of poverty and children's cognitive and social development from birth through third grade.},
  author={},
  journal={Child development},
  year={2005},
  volume={76 4},
  pages={795-810}
}
  • Published 2005 in Child development
Relations of duration and developmental timing of poverty to children's development from birth to age 9 were examined by comparing children from families who were never poor, poor only during the child's infancy (0-3 years of age), poor only after infancy (4-9 years of age), and chronically poor. Chronically poor families provided lower quality childrearing environments, and children in these families showed lower cognitive performance and more behavior problems than did other children. Any… CONTINUE READING

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