Currie quoted in Washington Post on impact of lead exposure

Tuesday, Sep 6, 2016
by Center for Health & Wellbeing

New research co-authored by Janet Currie investigates the impact of lead exposure on children's test scores.  This research was published by the National Bureau of Economic Research, and suggests that even a small amount of lead exposure can have a significant impact on children's levels of reading proficiency.  Currie is quoted in a Washington Post article highlighting the findings of this research, and examining the potential implications.

Read the article.