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Sociology
How welfare failed millions
Published Aug 30, 2016
Welfare now less responsive to families who need it, drives people to live on 'virtually nothing,' poverty expert Kathy Edin says
A portrait of young lives in 'the other America'
Published Aug 30, 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
Published Aug 30, 2016 Video
In JHU visit, White House official outlines Obama administration's efforts to address poverty
The end of the end of the line
Published 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
Published Aug 30, 2016
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
Published Aug 30, 2016
JHU social scientist Kathryn Edin speaks about her new book
$2 a day
Extreme poverty examined
Published Aug 30, 2016
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
Published Aug 30, 2016
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
Published Aug 30, 2016
Many low-income fathers support their children through gifts, not cash, research suggests
New center aims to help cities do more with data
Published Aug 30, 2016
Center for Government Excellence, established with grant from Bloomberg Philanthropies, is part of JHU's 21st Century Cities Initiative