Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Upward mobility reduces as single parents increase

Thanks to a reader who sent in the following finding:
Research by Harvard economists, Chetty et al. concludes that the single strongest correlate of upward economic mobility across geographic regions of America is the fraction of children living in single-parent families.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

That is a really striking graph. Perhaps it should be included in every sex-education class.

Kiwi Dave