The Philadelphia Citizen

Ideas We Should Steal: Universal Child Care

Some reports project that access to affordable (or free) quality child care could save PA families on average $6,800, freeing up about 12% of their annual income to spend on other things.

As Johanna K.P. Greeson, associate professor in the School of Social Policy & Practice at Penn, wrote last week in a Penn Today article, “Let’s remember that what’s good for gender equality is good for the economy as well as society.”