Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs
Thursday, 01 October 2009 10:15

Newsletter features cost-benefit volume

A new book reviewing the application of cost-benefit analysis to social policy is part of a feature story in a summer 2009 MacArthur Foundation newsletter. La Follette School professor David Weimer and Aidan Vining of Simon Fraser University received a grant from the foundation to produce Investing in the Disadvantaged: Assessing the Benefits and Costs of Social Policies.
Friday, 04 September 2009 10:13

Heinrich reports on South Africa research trip

La Follette School director Carolyn Heinrich spent the last week of June in South Africa advising the government on how to improve its child support grant program.
Several La Follette School faculty members and affiliates are featured in a special series examining how the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act affects low-income Americans. The series is published by the Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity web site supported by a number of U.S. foundations.
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