Intervention in early years is one of the best researched areas of social policy. Well executed programmes are among the most cost-effective investments a society can make.

This paper from the Wave Trust in collaboration with the Department for Education, “The economics of early years’ investment” gives an extensive overview of the findings from a large number of international studies and gives reference details of the studies.

Publication Date: March, 2013

Author: External

Topic: Education

Geographic Area: UK and International