(2016) Opportunities in Transition: An Economic Analysis of Investing in Youth Aging Out of Foster Care: Report 2 of 3

The adverse educational, economic, social and wellness outcomes for youth aging out of care identified in the first phase of this Fostering Change Economic Analysis Project impose significant costs for the youth themselves, government (taxpayers), and society as a whole. The purpose of this second phase report is to describe and, to the extent possible, provide estimates of the magnitude of these costs.