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Oct 26, 2016

High-quality pre-K programs can indeed play an important role in improving later outcomes for children, particularly for children from more disadvantaged families, according to evidence presented in the latest issue of Future of Children, a joint-publication of...

Aug 11, 2016

Professor Christopher Neilson is passionate about ensuring that government policy — in particular education policy — is founded on theory and measurement.

Jun 13, 2016

As incarceration rates have increased in the United States, so has the likelihood that children will endure the imprisonment of a parent — especially among the most disadvantaged populations. But how does the imprisonment of parents and other household members influence a child or adolescent’s future?

Jun 6, 2016

Financial strain has long been one of the leading causes of family discord, but a recent study suggests that simply living through major economic recessions increases a mother’s chance of suffering from domestic violence.

May 18, 2016

Concern for the health and well-being of others has long been a driving force for Marlise Pierre-Wright ’12, MPA ’16.

May 4, 2016

Forecasts suggest that by 2050, the world could see 200 million environmental migrants, many of whom would be children.

Apr 20, 2016

Recent studies of mortality trends paint a gloomy picture for many middle-aged and older Americans, but a new study focused on children reveals a more optimistic future.

Feb 17, 2016

Earlier this month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a recommendation that sexually active women who are not using birth control should abstain from alcohol consumption.

Feb 11, 2016

Since the discovery that its water supply had been contaminated with unsafe levels of lead, the city of Flint, Michigan, has been under a state of emergency.

Jan 11, 2016

On the second floor of Lewis Thomas Lab at Princeton University, researchers are working to better understand the complex interactions between environmental conditions and human DNA....