Tag Archives: Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach

Don’t Call Retreat in the War on Hunger

From Patricia Anderson, Kristin Butcher, Hilary Hoynes, Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach: The real crisis is hunger, not government spending. The House voted last week to cut $39 billion over 10 years on the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program, also called both SNAP … Continue reading

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Universal Pre-School And Social Class: How Exposure to Peers from Poor Families Affects Students

First, I love these BPEA videos. Second, this one by Elizabeth Cascio and Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach, was quite interesting. Justin Wolfers notes that in two states that introduced universal Pre-K, poor families signed up (so their kids wouldn’t have gone otherwise) … Continue reading

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