As a social science Research Council report on the issue noted, this is mostly because prices are very high relative to income.
The social science on child welfare overwhelmingly shows that economic resources are the main determinant of child well-being.
For those who do believe in social science, the question arises: what to do?
For those still on the fence, social science has repeatedly documented the reality of implicit racial bias.
But like social science research, we don't have much of a mechanism to catch them.
The outlines of physical and social science have been written by men of genius in simple and attractive style.
Scholars dread it; social science and journalists attack it.
social science must be made at least as effective, in guiding the life of the world as is physical science.
Moral and social science must hold the balances more evenly than this.
Every social science has been based upon some theory, implicit or explicit, of human motives.