Wealth gradients in early childhood cognitive development in five Latin American countries

This paper provides new evidence of sharp differences in cognitive development by socioeconomic status in early childhood for five Latin American countries using a common measure of receptive language ability. We find important differences in development in early childhood across countries and steep...

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Volume: 50
Main Author: Schady, Norbert Rüdiger
Behrman, Jere R
Araujo, María Caridad
Azuero, Rodrigo
Bernal, Raquel
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: United States University of Wisconsin Press 2015
published in: The Journal of human resources Vol. 50; no. 2; pp. 446 - 463
Data of publication: 2015
ISSN: 0022-166X
EISSN: 1548-8004
Discipline: Economics
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: FIS Bildung Literaturdatenbank
MEDLINE - Academic
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