Listen to a conversation about the new methodology of measuring
poverty released by the US Census Bureau on KQED’s “Forum”
program. Ann Huff Stevens, Director of the Center for
Poverty Research and Sarah Bohn, Policy Fellow at the Public
Policy Institute of California, discuss what the new measurement
means for families and policy makers in California.
Ross A. Thompson’s research focuses on the applications of
developmental research to public policy concerns, including
school readiness and its development, early childhood
investments, and early mental health.