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The impact of family income on child achievement

Resource Type: Reports & Papers
Author(s): Dahl, Gordon B.; Lochner, Lance;
Date Issued: 2005
Publisher(s): National Bureau of Economic Research
Description: An estimation of the effect of income on children’s achievement in math and reading, using information from the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth (NLSY) and the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)
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Funder(s): William T. Grant Foundation ; Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada
Source: (NBER Working Paper Series No. 11279). Cambridge, MA: National Bureau of Economic Research. Retrieved November 15, 2005, from
Topics: Children & Child Development > Child Development & School Readiness > Early Literacy

Children & Child Development > Child Development & School Readiness > Early Math/Numeracy

Parents & Families > Parent/Family Characteristics > Socioeconomic Status
Country: United States
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