Type: Public event

Behavioral insights and parental decision-making: A new framework for supporting low-income families

Real-World Perspectives on Poverty Solutions


Ariel Kalil

Date & time

Oct 23, 2020, 12:00 pm EDT


Ariel Kalil is a behavioral economist and professor at the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy and the director of the Center for Human Potential and Public Policy. She studies economic conditions, parenting, and child development. Kalil will share about her work to understand the gaps in parenting and the cognitive impacts poverty creates. 

This talk is part of the Real-World Perspectives on Poverty Solutions virtual series designed to ignite new conversations and deepen our understanding of poverty prevention and alleviation strategies and programs.

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