Community Investments: Vol. 23 No. 2: Fall 2011
Stressing Out the Poor: Chronic Physiological Stress and the Income-Achievement Gap
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This article explores the link between childhood poverty and the negative effects of prolonged exposure to stressful environments.
Author: Gary W. Evans, Cornell University; Jeanne Brooks-Gunn and Pamela Kato Klebanov, Columbia University
Date of Publication: November 1, 2011
Last Updated: November 1, 2011