OCTOBER 2017 Policy Briefing

Date: October 9, 2017
Author(s): Rebecca May


• Child Support Debt, Employment, and Wages Pre- and Post-Incarceration
• Incomes Improving, but Income Inequality Remains Striking
• Survey Reveals Striking Gaps Among Americans in Beliefs and Levels of Empathy
• Earned Income Tax Credit Can Increase Income and Encourage Work
• Estimates of Progress Toward Racial Economic Equality Depend on Race
• Child Care Deserts Affect the Ability of Rural, Minority, and Low-Income Families to Work

Read the complete Policy Brief here.