Perry Preschool: Intergenerational Effects Webinar - May 13, 2019

May 13, 2019

Research results from Professor Heckman’s newest analysis of the Perry Preschool participants reveal groundbreaking indications that targeted, high-quality investments have the power to lift multiple generations out of poverty.

In his new paper, Intergenerational and Intragenerational Externalities of the Perry Preschool Project, Heckman and his co-author from the University of Chicago analyze Perry Preschool participants, now in their fifties. This analysis includes impacts on family life and their own children—offering powerful insights into the multi-generational impact high-quality programs can have.


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