Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs

Universal Preschool: Much to Gain but Who Will Pay?

This paper explores ways to finance a preschool program that would be universally available to all 4-year-olds in the country. Experts say that 4-year-olds have much to gain from a stimulating and nurturing preschool experience, and mounting evidence suggests that these benefits accrue to society on a much larger scale as well.

Additional Info

  • Volume or issue no.: La Follette School Working Paper No. 2003-002
  • Author(s): Scott Scrivner and Barbara Wolfe