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Interim Findings

 

 

  • Department of Housing & Urban Development’s Interim Impacts Evaluation

Executive Summary 

Full Report

This research is based on data collected in 2002, in all five MTO sites, and the 2002 data are now available via ICPSR.


MAIN FINDINGS FROM INTERIM DATA COLLECTION

 

Jeffrey R. Kling, Jeffrey B. Liebman, and Lawrence F. Katz

Econometrica. 75(1): 83-119. January 2007.

 

Jeffrey R. Kling, Jens Ludwig, and Lawrence F. Katz

Quarterly Journal of Economics. 120(1): 87-130. February 2005.

 

Lisa Sanbonmatsu, Jeanne Brooks-Gunn, Greg J. Duncan, and Jeffrey R. Kling

Journal of Human Resources. 41(4): 649–691. Fall 2006.

 

Jens Ludwig and Jeffrey R. Kling

Journal of Law and Economics. 50(3): 491-518. August 2007.

 


OtHER RESEARCH USING INTERIM DATA

 

  • Spatial Mobility and Environmental Effects on Obesity

Zhenxiang Zhaoa, Robert Kaestner, and Xin Xu

Economics & Human Biology, in press. December 2013. [Abstract available here, online appendix available here.]

 

Theresa L. Osypuk, Eric J. Tchetgen Tchetgen, Dolores Acevedo-Garcia, Felton J. Earls, Alisa Lincoln, Nicole M. Schmidt, and M. Maria Glymour

Archives of General Psychiatry, 69(12): 1284–1294. October 2012.

 

  • Moving to Opportunity: The Political Effects of a Housing Mobility Experiment

Claudine Gay

Urban Affairs Review, 48(2): 147-79. March 2012. [Abstract available here.]

 

Sebastian Galiani, Alvin Murphy, and Juan Patano

Working Paper available via the Social Science Research Network. March 2012.

 

Dionissi Aliprantis and Francisca G.-C. Richter

Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland Working Paper 12-08. March 2012.

 

Anita Zuberi

Social Science Research, 41(4): 788-801. January 2012.

 

  • Converging Evidence for Neighborhood Effects on Children’s Test Scores: An Experimental, Quasi-Experimental, and Observational Comparison

Julia Burdick-Will, Jens Ludwig, Stephen W. Raudenbush, Robert J. Sampson, Lisa Sanbonmatsu, and Patrick Sharkey

In Whither Opportunity? Rising Inequality, Schools, and Children's Life Chances. Russell Sage Foundation. September 2011. [Draft version available here.]

 

  • Moving to Opportunity: Does long-term exposure to low-poverty neighborhoods make a difference for adolescents?

Tama Leventhal and Veronique Dupéré

Social Science and Medicine. 73(5): 737-43. September 2011. [Abstract available here.]

 

Susan Clampet-Lundquist, Kathryn Edin, Jeffrey R. Kling, and Greg J. Duncan

American Journal of Sociology. 116(4): 1154-89. January 2011.

 

Jane Fortson and Lisa Sanbonmatsu

Journal of Human Resources. 45(4): 840-64. Fall 2010.

 

Stefanie DeLuca and Peter Rosenblatt

Teachers College Record. 112(5): 1443-91. 2010.

 

Jens Ludwig, Jeffrey B. Liebman, Jeffrey R. Kling, Greg J. Duncan, Lawrence F. Katz, Ronald C. Kessler, and Lisa Sanbonmatsu

American Journal of Sociology. 114(1): 144–88. July 2008.

 

  • No more ‘Bois ball: The impact of relocation from public housing on adolescents

Susan Clampet-Lundquist

Journal of Adolescent Research. 22(3): 298-323. May 2007. [Abstract available here.]

 

  • Child Characteristics and Successful Use of Housing Vouchers

Emily K. Snell and Greg J. Duncan

Housing Policy Debate. 17(4): 727-54. Winter 2006. [Abstract available here.]

 

Kristin Turney, Kathryn Edin, Susan Clampet-Lundquist, Jeffrey R. Kling, and Greg J. Duncan

Brookings-Wharton Papers on Urban Affairs, pp. 137-87. Summer 2006.

 

Xavier de Souza Briggs and Margery A. Turner

Northwestern Journal of Law and Social Policy. 1(1): 110-126. Summer 2006.

 

Greg J. Duncan and Anita Zuberi

Northwestern Journal of Law and Social Policy. 1(1): 110-126. Summer 2006.

 

Susan Clampet-Lundquist, Kathryn Edin, Jeffrey R. Kling, and Greg J. Duncan

Princeton University Industrial Relations Section. Working Paper 888. March 2006.

 

  • Neighborhood and gender effects on family processes: Results from the Moving to Opportunity Demonstration

Tama Leventhal and Jeanne Brooks-Gunn

Family Relations: Interdisciplinary Journal of Applied Family Studies. 54(5): 633-643. December 2005.

 

  • Neighborhood poverty and public policy: A 5-year follow-up of children's educational outcomes in the New York City Moving to Opportunity Demonstration

Tama Leventhal, Rebecca Fauth, and Jeanne Brooks-Gunn

Developmental Psychology. 41(5): 933-952. November 2005.

 

Micere Keels, Greg J. Duncan, Stefanie Deluca, Ruby Mendenhall, and James Rosenbaum

Demography. 42(1): 51-73. February 2005.

 

Jens Ludwig, Greg J. Duncan, and Joshua C. Pinkston.

Journal of Public Economics. 89(1): 131-156. January 2005.

 

Xavier de Souza Briggs, ed.

Brookings Institution Press, 2005.

 

Xavier de Souza Briggs

City and Community. 3(4): 311-42. December 2004.

 

Jeffrey R. Kling, Jeffrey B. Liebman, Lawrence F. Katz, and Lisa Sanbonmatsu

Princeton University Industrial Relations Section. Working Paper 860. October 2004.

 

Jeffrey B. Liebman, Lawrence F. Katz, and Jeffrey R. Kling

Princeton University Industrial Relations Section. Working Paper 493. August 2004.

 

Jeffrey R. Kling and Jeffrey B. Liebman

Princeton University Industrial Relations Section. Working Paper 1. May 2004.

 

Xavier de Souza Briggs

Harvard University Kennedy School of Government Working Paper Series RWP-04-13. March 2004.

 

Tama Leventhal and Jeanne Brooks-Gunn.

American Journal of Public Health. 93(9): 1576-82. September 2003.

 

John Goering.

Economic Policy Review. 9(2): 113-40. June 2003.

 

Urban Institute Press. June 2003.

    • MTO’s Effects on Children and Parents: Evidence from Baltimore

Jens Ludwig, Greg J. Duncan, and Helen F. Ladd

    • New York City site findings: The early impacts of moving to opportunity on children and youth

Jens Ludwig, Greg J. Duncan, and Helen F. Ladd

    • A cross-site analysis of MTO’s locational impacts

Judith Feins

 

  • Indicators of children’s well-being in a community context

Tama Leventhal and Jeanne Brooks-Gunn

From Long-term trends in the well-being of children and youth. April 2003.

 

  • Children and youth in neighborhood context

Tama Leventhal and Jeanne Brooks-Gunn.

Current Directions in Psychological Science. 12(1): 27-31. February 2003.

 

  • Moving on up: Neighborhood effects on children and families

Tama Leventhal and Jeanne Brooks-Gunn

From Socioeconomic Status, Parenting, and Child Development. November 2002.

 


RESEARCH BRIEFS

 

 

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