Daycare Leads to Increased Crime: Peer-Reviewed Research

Peer-reviewed research contradicts daycare proponents and governments’ claims that daycare benefits children and society: Quebec daycare system has led to higher youth crime

August 2019 – peer-reviewed empirical research – by Drs. Michael Baker (U of T), Jonathan Gruber (MIT), Kevin Milligan (UBC) – American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, Vol. 11, No. 3 (2019), pp. 1-26 – (PDF) “The Long-Run Impacts of a Universal Child Care Program

Or see KF reference copy here (PDF): “The Long-Run Impacts of a Universal Child Care Program

This major study by top Canadian economists received NO media coverage in Canada when it was released in late summer. Even UBC Economics Department did not do a media release.