Role of income and family influence on child outcomes

Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2008;1136:307-23. doi: 10.1196/annals.1425.031.


This chapter examines the role of income and family background in models of capability formation that explains a variety of findings established in the child development and child intervention literatures.

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Child
  • Child Development*
  • Child, Preschool
  • Family Characteristics
  • Humans
  • Income*
  • Models, Theoretical
  • Parenting*