Department News and Announcements Archive
April 3, 2014
Congratulations to Graduate Student Mike Reese on the J. Brien Key Award
Dr. Key established the J. Brien Key Graduate Student Assistance Fund several years ago to support Arts & Sciences graduate students by subsidizing some of their research-related expenses. Congratulations to Mike on being awarded a 2014 J. Brien Key Award.
March 27, 2014
Stefanie DeLuca in the HUB
Leaving poor neighborhoods can change a family’s perspective, study suggests. Program pairs housing vouchers with support to help Baltimore residents feel more comfortable relocating to new homes outside the city, by Jill Rosen / March 21, 2014
Stefanie DeLuca’s Digital Media Project Showcases Her New Research on Housing Policy
We’re excited to announce the publication of Finding Home, a multimedia presentation of some of my recent work on a Baltimore housing intervention. The project is based off of my new article in the Journal of Public Policy Analysis and Management. It’s a story about a Baltimore based housing intervention I’ve studied, but it’s a […]
Stefanie DeLuca’s research in the Washington Post
What happens when the government tries to help poor people move to better neighborhoods?
February 17, 2014
President Daniels and Provost Lieberman: Announcing Our First Bloomberg Distinguished Professors
Dear Members of the Johns Hopkins Community: This university is committed, as much or more than any other, to assembling experts from divergent disciplines to attack humanity’s most important problems from every angle. In some ways, this is nothing new: In the early 20th century, our young School of Hygiene and Public Health enlisted experts in […]
Kathryn Edin in Mother Jones Magazine
What if Everything you Knew About Poverty was Wrong? Researcher Kathryn Edin left the Ivory Tower for the Streets of Camden – and turned Sociology Upside Down by Stephanie Mencimer.
Kathryn Edin quoted in New York Times Magazine
Kathryn Edin quoted in the February 4, 2014 article, Can Marriage Cure Poverty?
January 29, 2014
Stefanie DeLuca, Kathryn Edin and Phil Garboden at HUD
Stefanie DeLuca, Kathryn Edin and Phil Garboden will be doing a research briefing at the US Department Housing and Urban Development (HUD) on Thursday, January 30 on their landlord study titled: Brokering the Geography of Opportunity: How Landlords Affect Access to Housing and Neighborhood Quality Among HUD Assisted Renters
A New Book by Kathryn Edin and Timothy Nelson
Doing the Best I Can, Fatherhood in the Inner City “Virtually every legal and institutional arrangement governing these fathers’ lives tells them that they are a paycheck and nothing more. Unless he has a visitation order, no institution will help to ensure that a father will even be able to see his child. . . […]
January 23, 2014
Ho-fung Hung cited in an Associated Press Report
Ho-fung Hung is cited in the January 22, 2014 Beijing report titled, ‘Report Links Chinese Elite to Offshore Tax Havens’