China and the United States — two nations notorious for their helicopter parenting — just happen to sport two of the world’s deepest economic divides. Coincidence?
In his 1969 book Between Parent and Teenager, Dr. Haim Ginott talked to teenagers who said their parents hovered over them like helicopters. Since then the term “helicopter parent” has focused on overprotective parents who failed to let their children grow for fear of them being hurt. Now a new book suggests “helicoptering” has some merits. uh-PARENT-ly cohosts Tracy Weiner and Anne Johnsos talk to economist Matthias Doepke of Northwestern University, who co-authored with Fabrizio Zilibotti of Yale University, the new book, Love, Money and Parenting: How Economics Explains the Way We Raise Our Kids.
If you want to raise an educated achiever, be a pushy, helicopter parent, writes Pamela Druckerman in the New York Times. She cites a new book by economists Matthias Doepke and Fabrizio Zilbotti, Love, Money and Parenting. As inequality increased in the ’80s, parents began investing more time and energy to make sure their kids would […]
The Bad News About Helicopter Parenting: It Works New research shows that hyper-involved parenting is the route to kids’ success in today’s unequal world. By Pamela Druckerman Contributing Opinion Writer Feb. 7, 2019 442 CreditWren McDonald ImageCreditCreditWren McDonald I recently met a Texan couple whose son was still in diapers. They were angling to get him […]
1) I like John Cassidy’s take on Bezos and the National Enquirer: All credit to Bezos for refusing to submit to these intimidation tactics. He’s a ruthless plutocrat whose online behemoth crushes retailers big and small. He has run his company with all the transparency of the Politburo. And he has exploited his great riches […]
[ad_1] I recently met a Texan couple whose son was still in diapers. They were angling to get him into a preschool that feeds into a private preparatory school with a great record for college admissions. The couple were ambivalent about doing this. They were from immigrant and working-class backgrounds, and had thrived in public […]
Parents everywhere want their children to be happy and do well. Yet how parents seek to achieve this ambition varies enormously. For instance, American and Chinese parents are increasingly authoritative and authoritarian, whereas Scandinavian parents tend to be more permissive. Why? Love, Money, and Parenting investigates how economic forces and growing inequality shape how parents raise their […]
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Attending the American Finance Association places you with a group of people which I for one would likely have never met otherwise. While conversating with the attendees, primarily finance and economic professors I gathered recommendations for books to read by the general public not necessarily too analytical. Below is the result: Freakonomics by Stephen J. […]
Guest Contributor: Professor Kristin Kalsem Intimate partner abuse is a priority issue for the University of Cincinnati College of Law’s Center for Race, Gender, and Social Justice. Its Domestic Violence and Civil Protection Order Clinic has served more than 1400 survivors and its research and work with community partners has resulted in more than 375 […]
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