WREC 2014 Opening and Plenary: Exploring Policy Options to Promote Economic Mobility

Plenary Session Title: Exploring Policy Options to Promote Economic Mobility

Recent research shows stalled or declining economic opportunity and upward mobility for today’s families. For low-income families, limited economic opportunity has lasting impacts on their and their children’s overall well-being. This panel discussion, moderated by Jeannie Chaffin (Administration for Children and Families), addresses policy levers and approaches to improve economic mobility for low-income families, focusing on programs and populations of interest to ACF. Panelists include:

  • Greg Acs (The Urban Institute)
  • Aparna Mathur (American Enterprise Institute)
  • Ida Rademacher (Corporation for Enterprise Development)

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