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Project status

Completed June, 2004

Lead Agency

Department of Economic and Community Development, Office for Workforce Competitiveness (Mary Ann Hanley, Director)

Contact Person

Janice M. Gruendel, Ph.D., M.Ed.
Co-President and Senior Policy Fellow
Connecticut Voices for Children
33 Whitney Avenue
New Haven, CT 06510
Tel: 203-498-4240
Fax: 203-498-4242

Research Firm

Stan McMillen
Manager, Research Projects
Connecticut Center for Economic Analysis
University of Connecticut
341 Mansfield Road
Unit 1240
Storrs, CT 06269
fax: 860-486-4463


  • Number of Establishments
  • Child Care Labor Force
  • Children Served
  • Gross Receipts
  • Number of Parents with Children in Paid Care
  • Multiplier Effects on Local Economy
  • Governmental Transfers / Subsidies
  • Labor force participation rates of parents, value added of formal sector, impact of dissappearance of child care sector.


  • Long Report (15+ Pages)
  • Stand-Alone Executive Summary/Brochure
  • Newspaper Article / Media Coverage
  • Involved Business / Economic Development


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