Poverty Lab Meet one of the least-known and most effective programmes to boost social mobility in America

The Economist / May 7, 2020

"Perhaps the strongest corroboration that the incredients are indeed right comes from Chicago, where [One Million Degrees] has improved the lot of studnets in the local community college system.... Initial results of a randomised controlled trial conducted by the Univeristy of Chicago Poverty Lab of 4,000 applicants found that participants were 35% likelier to persist through the first year of college."

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12 May 2020