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Who You Can Be Ties to Where You're From

A team of researchers led by Stanford economist Raj Chetty released a paper whose focus is how growing up in poverty creates unforeseen obstacles that impact childrens' future. However, the differences aren't just seen between impoverished ... Builder Online, 2 days ago

Are Poor Neighborhoods Worse for Boys Than Girls?

A new analysis of social mobility by economist Raj Chetty reveals how childhood environment impacts adult gender gaps. How adults in the U.S. fare economically depends, to a large extent, on the quality of the neighborhoods they grew up in. But ...
 CityLab3 days ago
Brookings Institution

City and metropolitan inequality on the rise, driven by declining incomes

The localization of the debate also reflects new research by Stanford economist Raj Chetty and colleagues that finds local conditions and dynamics matter importantly to economic mobility for the poor. And although Kentucky senator and GOP ...
 Brookings Institution3 weeks ago U.S. city and metropolitan inequality on the rise, driven by declining incomes  Before It's News2 weeks ago It Takes a Village to Lower Inequality  Bloomberg View4 weeks ago The income gap keep widening. Something's not working.  American Enterprise Institute1 month ago

TN Governor host RDayC Reception Raj Bhavan

Chennai, Jan 26: Tamil Nadu governor K Rosaiah hosted the traditional Reception At Home Republic Day Reception- At Home at Raj Bhavan today, marking the celebrations. .Speaker of Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly P.Dhanapal, former Governor of ...
 Newshence.com1 week ago

Asset Building News Week, February 1-5

AMERICAN SAVINGS ACT Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR) introduced the American Savings Act, a bill aimed at helping the more than 68 million workers without employer-based retirement options gain coverage, Marlene Y. Satter reported in BenefitsPro .
 New America Foundation12 hours ago
Fast Company

Among Poor Kids, There's A Reverse Gender Gap In Employment

We know that kids born to low-income families are likely themselves to be low-income in later life. But new research shows the detrimental effects of poverty aren't felt uniformly: Young men actually do worse than young women. Among the poorest ...
 Fast Company14 hours ago
Times of India

Drunk businessman speeding at 120kmph in Aud...

CHENNAI: A high-end car speeding at 120kmph with a drunk businessman at the wheel smashed into a motorcycle, killing the rider on the spot and causing a pile-up with a truck, on Anna Salai early on Thursday. Police arrested the driver of the Audi ...
 Times of India1 day ago

Boys born into poverty face higher joblessness than girls

BOYS born into poverty are more likely to spiral into joblessness and crime than girls, according to a study highlighting the particularly egregious effects of childhood disadvantage on men. A new paper led by Stanford economist Raj Chetty and ...
 BDlive3 days ago

In Schools, Teacher Quality Matters Most by Dan Goldhaber

This article is part of a new Education Next series commemorating the 50th anniversary of James S. Coleman's groundbreaking report , Equality of Educational Opportunity. The full series will appear in the Spring 2016 issue of Education Next . ...
 Education Next3 days ago
Washington Post

The striking power of poverty to turn young boys into jobless men

Men are more likely to work than women. This has been true in the United States for generations and for many reasons: Becauseof the culture that says women should care for their children and the high cost when someone else does. Becauseof workplace ...
 Washington Post1 week ago
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