How poverty can change your brain

Inside the study giving unconditional cash to low-income mothers

May 17, 2021 | Editorial | Making change | The economy | Politics | Money psychology
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Cash could boost babies' brain development

President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion pandemic relief package, which passed in March, could cut the child poverty rate in half. Some neuroscientists believe regular cash payments, like the plan’s expanded child tax credit, could fundamentally change children’s lives – and their brains. Started in 2018...

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