How Inequalities Develop through Childhood
Life course evidence from the Young Lives cohort study
Publication date: 2015-01
Innocenti Discussion Papers
No. of pages: 60
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This paper contributes longitudinal research evidence on these issues, notably: the impact of structural inequalities on children’s development within households and communities; the ways access to health, education and other key services may reduce or amplify inequalities; and especially evidence on the ways that children’s developmental trajectories diverge from early in life, through to early adulthood.