Understanding the Mechanisms Through Which an Influential Early Childhood Program Boosted Adult Outcomes.

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A growing literature establishes that high quality early childhood interventions targeted toward disadvantaged children have substantial impacts on later life outcomes. Little is known about the mechanisms producing these impacts. This paper uses longitudinal data on cognitive and personality traits from an experimental evaluation of the influential Perry… (More)

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