Institutions of Care: The Role of Early Childhood Investments for Historical

  • Ager, Philipp (PI)

Project: Research

Project Details


This research proposal will evaluate how different institutions of care, such as kindergartens and day care nurseries, affected the demographic transition, the integration of immigrant children, and other socioeconomic outcomes, such as crime, and female labor market participation in the United States during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Layman's description

Effective start/end date01/07/201831/12/2021

Collaborative partners

  • University of California (Project partner)
  • University of Southern Denmark (lead)