Hear how after school programs in Chicago empowered parents, and how those design principles could improve other government programs.
Sept. 21, 2020 • ~3 min
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A study of 17.5 million Americans born between 1950 and 1980 shows that food assistance pay off in future earnings, education, and even lifespan.
April 24, 2020 • ~6 min
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"...requests for food pantries were much higher in the last week, often 2-4 times higher than the same week last year," says Matthew Kreuter.
March 27, 2020 • ~3 min
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"Policymakers may ask whether these programs actually work or merely increase government spending...We find WIC helps even when SNAP is already in place."
June 13, 2019 • ~5 min
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