Irwin Garfinkel
Mitchell I. Ginsberg Professor of Contemporary Urban Problems, Columbia University. Research focuses on the costs and benefits of welfare state programs.

Can the U.S. Cut Child Poverty in Half in a Decade?

April 2, 2019

The Issue:

Child poverty is a serious problem for the United States. It compromises the health, learning and development of our children and their future employment opportunities and well-being. Can we find a feasible and cost-effective set of programs and policies that would generate substantial reductions in

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