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Labor market returns to early childhood stimulation : a 20-year followup to an experimental intervention in Jamaica (English)

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This paper finds large effects on the earnings of participants from a randomized intervention that gave psychosocial stimulation to stunted Jamaican toddlers living in poverty. The intervention consisted of one-hour weekly visits from community Jamaican... See More +

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  • Chang-Lopez, Susan; Gertler, Paul J.; Grantham-Mcgregor, Sally; Heckman, James J.; Pinto, Rodrigo Ribeiro Antunes; Vermeersch, Christel M. J.; Walker, Susan; Zanolini, Arianna;
  • 2013/07/01 00:00:00
  • Policy Research Working Paper
  • WPS6529
  • 1
  • 1
  • Jamaica
  • Latin America & Caribbean
  • 2013/07/01 00:00:00
  • Disclosed
  • Labor market returns to early childhood stimulation : a 20-year followup to an experimental intervention in Jamaica
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