Ep. 34: The Surprising Cost of Growing Up Poor

Do children from low-income background benefit from living in economically mixed communities? Professor Candice Odgers says that growing up in the shadow of wealth may have a surprising effect on a child’s development.

Odgers talks with Sanford’s Dean, Kelly Brownell.

Music: Impromptu in Blue by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license.

“Sentenced to One Year in School” flickr photo by adwriter shared under a Creative Commons (BY-NC) license.