The United States ranks 35th out of 36 developed countries for public spending on early childhood education and care.
Yet female labor participation is highly correlated with GDP growth, as proven in numerous studies, illustrating that just such investment in childhood education, child care and family services increases economic growth.
The current fight against the Biden agenda, filled with misinformation and tired cartoonish tropes, is not thwarting the advancement of Americans. The fight against the Biden agenda is thwarting the advancement of the American economy.
Read Carrie N. Baker’s insightful analysis of the economic effect of childhood and family investment here.
Cover photo: Bess Hamiti