Teen mothers grow to become major wage earners as adults: Study

December 1996
Jet;12/23/96, Vol. 91 Issue 6, p31
Reports that, according to a University of Chicago study, teen mothers who have children before they are 18 become successful in the job market by the time they are in their 30s. The study's questioning of whether teen mothers and their children are a burden to America's welfare system; Other findings; Comments from V. Joseph Hotz, head of the research team.


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