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Coming of Age in the Other America

Coming of Age in the Other America

Recent research on inequality and poverty has shown that those born into low-income families, especially African Americans, still have difficulty entering the middle class, in part because of the disadvantages they experience living in more dangerous neighborhoods, going to inferior public schools, and persistent racial inequality. Coming of Age in the Other America shows that […]


Kathryn Edin mentioned in The New York Times

Kathryn Edin’s book $2.00 a Day was mentioned in Nicholas Kristof’s latest op-ed Why I Was Wrong About Welfare Reform. in the New York Times on June 18, 2016.


Andrew Cherlin elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

American Academy of Arts and Sciences Elects 213 National and International Scholars, Artists, Philanthropists, and Business Leaders. April 20, 2016 Three from Johns Hopkins elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences. April 20, 2016