Professor Barbara L. Wolfe

Richard A. Easterlin Professor of Economics, Public Affairs and Population Health Sciences, LaFollette School of Public Affairs, University of Wisconsin – Madison, USA

My primary research interests are tied to understanding and reducing the consequences of poverty, especially as they influence children. This focus includes understanding determinants of poverty and evaluation of policies designed to offset the negative effects of poverty.

Better use of public dollars in improving opportunities for children and reducing consequences of poverty for all.

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