University of Wisconsin–Madison

Neighborhood Effects

“Neighborhood effects” are the ways in which where a person lives affects their opportunities and choices.

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Neighborhood and the intergenerational transmission of poverty

  • Lincoln Quillian
  • Focus on Poverty & Classroom Supplement
  • Spring/Summer 2017
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Financial Barriers to College Completion

  • Jacob Roble
  • Poverty Fact Sheet
  • March 2017
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Rethinking Neighborhood Violence in Chicago

  • Robert Vargas and Forrest Stuart
  • Webinar
  • April 13 2016
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Finding food assistance and food retailers in Detroit

  • Scott W. Allard, Maria V. Wathen, Sandra K. Danziger, and H. Luke Shaefer
  • Focus on Poverty & Classroom Supplement
  • Spring/Summer 2015
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Detroit’s food justice and food systems

  • Dorceta E. Taylor and Kerry J. Ard
  • Focus on Poverty & Classroom Supplement
  • Spring/Summer 2015
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Child Support Receipt, Moves, and School Changes

  • Marah A. Curtis and Emily J. Warren
  • Report
  • September 2015
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Unaffordable America: Poverty, housing, and eviction

  • Matthew Desmond
  • Fast Focus Policy Brief
  • March 2015