Release date: September 4, 2023
Millions of kids in the U.S. have jobs. For this mini Labor Day Episode of Talking About Kids, I want to examine what we know about the benefits and risks of juvenile employment. Links to some of the research I cite are below. Full-length Talking About Kids episodes will return next week (September 11, 2023).
Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
The Benefits and Risks of Adolescent Employment