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Show 0941

Economics of Childcare 1

Economics of Childcare 1

Early childhood education is more than a social issue, it's an economic issue as well. We focus on the long-term benefits of investing in the first five years of a child's life.

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Interview with James Heckman

Interview with James Heckman

We visit with noted scholar and Nobel prize winner James Heckman about the economic return on early childhood investment.

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Economics of Childcare 2

Economics of Childcare 2

According to the Department of Labor, seventy-two percent of workplace absenteeism is due to child care related issues. We look at how private industry is coming up with solutions.

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Interview with Rob Dugger

Interview with Rob Dugger

Human capital is the value of a person's skills and knowledge that they bring to the workplace. We visit with Hanover Investment Group's Rob Dugger about the economics of an educated workforce.

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