Wisconsin Family Impact Seminar #9

Cosponsored by the Institute for Research on Poverty

Moving Families Out of Poverty: Employment, Tax and Investment Strategies

May 1, 1997

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Featured Speakers

Demetra Smith Nightingale, Principal Research Associate and Director of the Welfare and Training Research Program, Urban Institute
Alternative Strategies for Increasing Employment

Toby Herr, Director, Project Match and Senior Research Associate, Erikson Institute
Work Strategies for Unsteady Workers and the Hard to Employ

David Olds, Professor of Pediatrics, Psychiatry & Preventative Medicine, Univ. of CO Health Sciences Center, Director, Prevention Research Center for Family and Child Health
Improving the Economic and Social Well-Being of Families with Home Visitation Early in the Life Cycle

David Liebschutz, Associate Director of the Center for the Study of the States, Rockefeller Institute of Government
How States Have Used the Tax Code to Assist the Working Poor

Additional Chapters/Materials

Selected Resources on Strategies to Move Families Out of Poverty, by Kirsten D. Linney