Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs

Policy Report Fall 2015

  • Director’s Perspective: Poverty Symposium Showcases Longtime Milwaukee Partnership
    Director Susan Yackee describes conference on urban poverty
  • Adult Male Poverty is Cause for Concern
    Professor Geoffrey Wallace explores how supplemental poverty measure highlights men's situation.
  • The Measurement of Poverty: An Evolving Story
    University Chancellor Rebecca Blank describes development of poverty measures
  • Racial Variation in the Effect of Incarceration on Neighborhood Attainment
    Professor Michael Massoglia explains how incarceration has a negative effect on neighborhood attainment only for whites
  • The Effect of Child Support on the Work and Earnings of Custodial Mothers: New Evidence
    Drawing on their study in Children and Youth Services Review, Laura Cuesta and Maria Cancian look at relationship between receipt of child support and mother's paid employment

Additional Info

  • Volume or issue no.: Volume 25, Issue 1