Finding that children with higher levels of self-control had
healthier and more successful lives has important
implications for social policy, Prof Richie Poulton, director
of the Dunedin Multidisciplinary Health and Development
Research Unit, says.
Plans for Solid Energy's demonstration briquette plant,
confirmed yesterday, is a step in the right direction but not
sufficient to revitalise Mataura, Southland Chamber of
Commerce chief executive Richard Hay says.