Evidence suggests that positive father involvement enhances child well-being and can improve a range of outcomes for children.
Adapted version of Reducing the Risk shows some promising impacts.Read more
Using research and building evidence to progress on state programs.
Mathematica studies the stability and well-being of families with children—particularly families with limited means—to deepen understanding of programs to help them succeed. Our research provides insights into how parent's success in the labor market, programs to protect families against economic and personal misfortune, and strategies to address the needs of families headed by parents who had their first child as teens can affect the material comforts, self-esteem, and well-being they and their children enjoy, as well as the quality of couple and family relationships.
Linda Rosenberg has more than 25 years of experience conducting qualitative research of programs in domestic policy areas, including education, labor, and welfare.Featured Projects
- Evaluating Race to the Top and School Improvement Grants
- Providing Services to Veterans Through the Public Workforce System: Descriptive Findings from the WIA Gold Standard Evaluation
- A Focused Look at Rural Schools Receiving School Improvement Grants (Book Chapter)
- The Structure and Operations of Social Enterprises in REDF's Social Innovation Fund Portfolio: Interim Report
- Training and Reemployment
- Family Support
- School Reform
- TANF and Employment Issues