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Early Childhood Development: Economic Development with a High Public Return

March 3, 2003
Economics and Finance
Art Rolnick and Rob Grunewald

The quality of life for a child and the contributions the child makes to society as an adult can be traced back to the first few years of life. [S]tudies find that well-focused investments in early childhood development yield high public as well as private returns.