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Document Number: 8688

Childhood Poverty Persistence: Facts and Consequences - This study is the first to highlight the relationship between poverty status at birth and children's poverty persistence and subsequent adult outcomes. Understanding the link between poverty status at birth and future outcomes provides important program and policy implications. (Carolina Ratcliffe and Signe-Mary McKernan, The Urban Institute, June 2010)...

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