Dolores Acevedo-Garcia

Samuel F. and Rose B. Gingold Professor of Human Development and Social Policy
Director, Institute for Child, Youth and Family Policy

The Heller School for Social Policy and Management
Brandeis University

Dolores Acevedo-Garcia

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Dolores Acevedo-Garcia's Research Interests

  • Racial/ethnic inequities in child health and well-being
  • Children in immigrant families
  • Policy equity analysis of social policies and programs to reduce child poverty
  • Effects of residential segregation and inequality in neighborhood opportunity on children's access to resources
  • Structural causes of inequities in child developmental risks and resources by race/ethnicity and nativity

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