Economist Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach discussed major policy issues including poverty, education, health and income support and how these policies impact children’s long-term outcomes. Her recent work focuses on tracing the impact of the Food Stamp Program and early childhood education on February 9 in the Pugh Hall Ocora.
Schanzenbach is the Director of the Hamilton Project and a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, and she is an associate professor in the School of Education and Social Policy at Northwestern University. The event is free and open to the public.
Co-sponsors: Robert F. Lanzillotti Public Policy Research Center and The Anita Zucker Center for Excellence in Early Childhood Studies