Selected Research

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Child & Family Well-Being

How Housing Affects Child Well-Being
Rent Burden, Housing Subsidies and the Well-being of Children and Youth –  Nov 2011
Relations Between Housing Characteristics and the Well-Being of Low-Income Children and Adolescents (Coley et al, 2012)
Physical and Mental Health, Cognitive Development, and Health Care Use
Housing Instability- A Continuum of Risk
Tackling Persistent Poverty in Distressed Urban Neighborhoods 
Profiles of Housing and Neighborhood Contexts Among Low-Income Families Links With Children’s Well-Being
Homelessness as One Component of Housing Instability and Its Impact on the Development of Children in Poverty
American’s Youngest Outcasts

 

Residential Mobility

Family Mobility and Neighborhood Change
Housing Instability- Toward a Better Understanding of Frequent Residential Mobility Among America’s Urban Poor
Residential Mobility, Housing Problems, and Child Outcomes In the Women’s Employment Study
Should I Stay or Should I Go?
Tracking Mobility at the Household Level

 

Education

The Impacts of Affordable Housing on Education
Affordable Housing Is Associated with Greater Spending on Child Enrichment and Stronger Cognitive Development
Creating Opportunity for Children- How Housing Location Can Make a Difference
Early Childhood Residential Instability and School Readiness
Housing America’s Future – New Directions for National Policy
Housing Assistance Programs Provide Limited Access to Higher-Performing Schools
Inclusionary Zoning Can Bring Poor Families Closer to Good Schools
Left Behind – By Chester Hartman
Poverty, Housing Insecurity and Student Transiency in Rural Areas

 

Health & Mental Health

Housing Instability and Food Insecurity as Barriers to Health Care Among Low-Income Americans
Housing Quality, Housing Instability, and Maternal Mental Health
Homeless Mothers and Depression: Misdirected Policy
The Effects of the Physical Environment on Children’s Development

 

Child Welfare

FROM POVERTY TO CHILD WELFARE INVOLVEMENT- THE CRITICAL ROLE OF HOUSING IN FAMILY STABILITY
Housing Plus Services- Supporting Vulnerable Families in Permanent Housing
The Intersection of Families, Housing, and Child Welfare Systems
Teen Pregnancy Among Young Women In Foster Care- A Primer
Pregnant & Parenting Unaccompanied Youth

 

Workforce Development

ECONOMIC SECURITY AND HOUSING STABILITY- Collection of Innovative Practices
Housing Instability Among Current and Former Welfare Recipients
Housing Instability Is as Strong a Predictor of Poor Health Outcomes as Level of Danger in an Abusive Relationship Findings From the SHARE Study

 

Neighborhoods

Bonding Social Capital in Low-Income Neighborhoods
How Neighborhoods Affect Health, Well-being, and Young People’s Futures
Neighborhood Effects on the Long-Term Well-Being of Low-Income Adults
Rebuilding a Dream
Tackling Persistent Poverty in Distressed Urban Neighborhoods
The Financial Crisis and Family Wealth Changes in Low-Income Neighborhoods
Why Place and Race Matters