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Kids’ Altruism Linked with Better Physiological Regulation, Less Family Wealth

Children as young as 4 years old may reap better health from altruistic giving, a behavior that tends to be less common among kids from high-income families. ... More>

Brains, Schools and a Vicious Cycle of Poverty

An ‘income-achievement’ gap within kids’ brain structures

American Dream? Or Mirage?

Observer Article

The Lasting Power of Patience

Longitudinal data collected from thousands of participants from New Zealand and the United Kingdom show that childhood measures of self-discipline predict everything from personal income to the pace of physiological aging in adulthood, APS Fellow Terrie E. Moffitt reports. ... More>