A Child Allowance for the United States:
Supporting Children, Increasing Income Stability, and Eradicating Extreme Poverty
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Professor Tim Smeeding will discuss a proposal to reduce child poverty and income instability, and to eliminate extreme poverty among families with children in the US. Smeeding and colleagues propose converting the Child Tax Credit and child tax exemption into a universal, monthly child allowance.