|Benefit-Cost Summary Statistics Per Participant|
|Taxpayers||$5,040||Benefits minus costs||$16,674|
|Participants||$0||Benefit to cost ratio||$11.95|
|Others||$11,388||Chance the program will produce|
|Indirect||$1,768||benefits greater than the costs||97 %|
|Net program cost||($1,522)|
|Benefits minus cost||$16,674|
|Detailed Monetary Benefit Estimates Per Participant|
|Benefits from changes to:1||Benefits to:|
|Adjustment for deadweight cost of program||$0||$0||$0||($762)||($762)|
|Detailed Annual Cost Estimates Per Participant|
|Annual cost||Year dollars||Summary|
|Program costs||$1,495||2016||Present value of net program costs (in 2017 dollars)||($1,522)|
|Comparison costs||$0||2016||Cost range (+ or -)||10 %|
|Meta-Analysis of Program Effects|
|Outcomes measured||Treatment age||No. of effect sizes||Treatment N||Adjusted effect sizes(ES) and standard errors(SE) used in the benefit - cost analysis||Unadjusted effect size (random effects model)|
|First time ES is estimated||Second time ES is estimated|
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