Getting Low-Income Families to Higher-Opportunity Neighborhoods

“Moving from a low- to high-opportunity neighborhood” can close “the gap in lifetime earnings between disadvantaged kids and those who are better off.” The New York Times’ Nicholas Kristof writes on new “thrilling” research from TC’s Peter Bergman and Opportunity Insights at Harvard University that’s reducing common barriers to affordable housing for low-income families in Seattle. Working with housing authorities across the country, the future of affordable housing policy — and progress on child development — is within sight. #TCFaculty

Read more below and check out the full New York Times’ piece here: A study co-designed by TC’s Peter Bergman produces breakthrough results