Matching Timing To Need: Refundable Tax Credit Disbursement Options
This report provides a framework for policymakers and advocates seeking to create periodic payment options that align tax credit disbursement timing to need and advance economic, racial, and gender equity.
Resources: Responding to the COVID-19 Crisis
Driving Home Costs Beyond Tuition: A New Look at Older Students’ Challenges Affording Housing
This report examines older students’ particular challenges to college completion and offers new estimates of older students’ spending on housing, which is typically the single greatest cost older students face.
Considerations for Child Care Providers & Workers Navigating Financial Support Options During the COVID-19 Crisis
This fact sheet, published jointly with the National Women’s Law Center, outlines financial supports available to help cover providers’ business expenses and to help workers who face layoffs or reduced hours.
Fixing Unemployment Insurance in Response to COVID-19
This fact sheet emphasizes the importance of focusing both on immediate changes to help individuals and sustained, structural fixes to fully respond to a crisis of this magnitude.
“Joined together, poverty and racism have created a toxic mixture that mocks our democratic rhetoric of equal opportunity and equal protection under the law.” – Peter Edelman, Faculty Director