PBS NewsHour

At Rikers Island, Investing in Lessons for Teens in Trouble

Clip: 04/10/2013 | 8m 56s

Economics correspondent Paul Solman reports on efforts to keep young people from returning to New York's Rikers Island once they've served their time. A privately financed pubic program utilizes evidence-based behavioral therapy to imbue teens with a sense of greater control over their lives and decisions.

Aired: 04/10/13

Rating: NR

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