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22 June 2011

Informal daycare may harm kids' cognitive development

Formal daycare is better for a child's cognitive development than informal care by a grandparent, sibling, or family friend.

Formal daycare is better for a child's cognitive development than informal care by a grandparent, sibling, or family friend, according to a study of single mothers and their childcare choices published in the Journal of Labour Economics.

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