Dr. Sullivan highlights his work with lawmakers and the Commission for Evidence-Based Policymaking leading to this new bipartisan effort.Read more here
A new study of the Homelessness Prevention Call Center in Chicago, shows that not only does this emergency financial assistance reduce shelter entry, but it also reduces violent crime for those at risk of homelessness.Read more here.
Chloe Gibbs, Assistant Professor of Economics and LEO Faculty Affiliate was recently awarded a prestigious award from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to support her research on preschool children and their parents.Read more here.
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