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kathryn edin

A portrait of young lives in 'the other America'

April 19, 2016
Sociologists DeLuca, Edin take in-depth look at disparate paths of Baltimore youth in 'Coming of Age in the Other America'
21st Century Cities

Poverty and geography

January 13, 2016
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In JHU visit, White House official outlines Obama administration's efforts to address poverty

The end of the end of the line

Winter 2015
When Kathryn Edin began researching Americans forced to live on $2 a day, she did not know she would find 4 million of them / Johns Hopkins Magazine
Books

A notable read

December 2, 2015
Book co-authored by JHU's Kathryn Edin included on 'The New York Times Book Review' list of 100 Notable Books of 2015
$2.00 a day

Stories of extreme poverty

November 10, 2015
JHU social scientist Kathryn Edin speaks about her new book
$2 a day

Extreme poverty examined

October 6, 2015
Book co-authored by JHU social scientist Kathryn Edin profiles the poorest of the poor in the U.S. / Marketplace
Hearing Their Voices

Tuning in to what young city residents have to say

August 20, 2015
Project gives young people in Baltimore a chance to share their stories in wake of Freddie Gray's death, resulting unrest
Love and money

'Deadbeat dads' study

June 15, 2015
Many low-income fathers support their children through gifts, not cash, research suggests

New center aims to help cities do more with data

April 20, 2015
Center for Government Excellence, established with grant from Bloomberg Philanthropies, is part of JHU's 21st Century Cities Initiative

National Academy of Sciences elects two from JHU

April 29, 2014
Edin, Silk among 84 elected, bringing to 28 the number of NAS members on JHU faculty