|Date:||01 May 2017|
|Authors:||Paul Glewwe and Sonya Krutikova|
|Publisher:||University of Chicago Press|
|Published in:||Economic Development and Cultural Change|
This article identifies some of the gaps in the existing literature pertaining to childhood development. It then introduces the Young Lives dataset, explaining the importance of such comparable data from longitudinal studies in different countries for this field of research, before exploring the contributions of each of the articles using this data in this journal's special edition.