UW institute might have the answer to childhood poverty

With nearly 15 percent of children in the U.S.¬†suffering from childhood poverty, a group of nine professors, including University of Wisconsin’s Timothy Smeeding, have created a proposal that would provide monthly allowances to families with children. Lawrence Berger, director¬†of the Institute for Research on Poverty, said the idea of universal child allowance is not new, … Continue reading UW institute might have the answer to childhood poverty