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Is it better to be born smart or rich? You probably won't like the answer.

Jun 11, 2019 - Washington Post Blogs

Is it better to be born rich or born smart? There's a definitive answer to that question - one, I am guessing, many people in the United States would rather not hear.

According to a study released last month by Georgetown's Center on Education and the Workforce, low-income kindergartners who received high scores on tests of academic talent fared significantly worse when it came to graduating from college and obtaining a desirable entry-level position than 5- and 6-year-old children who per...