Good investment | Arkansas Blog

Wednesday, June 28, 2006

Good investment

Posted By on Wed, Jun 28, 2006 at 4:07 PM

John Brummett today explores wacky Jim Holt's notion that pre-school education is somehow Soviet-style socialism. He relates a study by the Minneapolis branch of the Federal Reserve bank (now there's a radical outfit) that indicates pre-school education is a better investment than the stock market. Fascinating stuff. And here's a link to the bank's home page, where you can find several reports on the value of early childhood education.


Favorite

Comments (12)

Showing 1-12 of 12

Add a comment

 
Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-12 of 12

Add a comment

More by Max Brantley

  • Mike Anderson out as Razorback basketball coach

    MIke Anderson has been fired as Razorback basketball coach.
    • Mar 26, 2019
  • Can Donald Trump block critics on Twitter? (And if he can't .....)

    An appeals court heard arguments today on whether Donald Trump can block critics on Twitter. He argues it's his personal account (as, for example, Sen. Jason Rapert does in blocking people from his social media.) The judges seem to have doubts about Trump's argument.
    • Mar 26, 2019
  • Senate endorses 'constitutional carry'

    In a vote without legal meaning, the Senate voted 24-5 today in support of a resolution "clarifying" that Arkansas is "a constitutional carry state, with no permit required to carry a handgun, either unconcealed or concealed."
    • Mar 26, 2019
  • More »

Readers also liked…

  • Sabin's subterfuge in the race for mayor has roots in rigged city government

    The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports that an ethics complaint has been filed saying that the exploratory committee Rep. Warwick Sabin created to prepare for a run for Little Rock mayor was a subterfuge to avoid the city ordinance that doesn't allow campaign fundraising to begin until five months before the November 2018 election.Of course it is.
    • Aug 10, 2017
  • Use of solar on the rise in Arkansas

    With a pivotal ruling expected any day now from the Public Service Commission, Kyle Massey at Arkansas Business reports on the increase in Arkansans adding solar generation units on their homes and business.
    • Apr 13, 2018
  • Antwan Phillips wants to make a difference in reducing Little Rock violence

    KARK/Fox 16's push to do something about Little Rock violence includes a spotlight on people trying to make a difference — in this episode Antwan Phillips, a lawyer at Wright, Lindsey and Jennings.
    • Aug 30, 2017

Slideshows

Most Recent Comments

 

© 2019 Arkansas Times | 201 East Markham, Suite 200, Little Rock, AR 72201
Powered by Foundation