Non responsive. This is a study about generational poverty, and it says nothing about what people WANT if they have opportunity. Now, opportunity to break out of poverty is the issue, and it works like this:<quoted text>
Achievement and Behavior Among Children of Welfare Recipients, Welfare Leavers, and Low-Income Single Mothers
Sandra L. Hofferth
Journal of Social Issues
In order to assess the behavioral and cognitive differences between children on welfare and children off welfare, this study examined families in both categories. The researchers discovered a few interesting surprises, but overall, their original assumptions were proved correct. One of their findings showed that children growing up on welfare are more likely to be on welfare as adults,
Our failure to invest in our children is "national suicide".