Happy Children

Atlanta Workshop on Public Policy and Child Well-being (PPCW)

The purpose of the Atlanta Workshop on Public Policy and Child Well-being (PPCW) is to provide a platform for researchers who seek to better understand the factors affecting child well-being, broadly defined. The workshop will include presentations of policy-relevant empirical research—from any discipline—related to children.

Topics of interest include (but are not limited to):

  • Prevention of adverse childhood experiences

  • Promotion of child well-being

  • Child welfare

  • Child health

  • Parenting behaviors

  • Pregnancy-related and birth outcomes

  • Food insecurity

  • Housing insecurity

  • Education

  • Immigration

  • Juvenile justice involvement

Keynote: Lisa A. Gennetian, Ph.D., Pritzker Professor of

Early Learning Policy Studies, Sanford School of Public

Policy, Duke University

Dates: March 10-11, 2023

Location: Atlanta, GA

Organizers: Lindsey Rose Bullinger and Daniel Dench

Sponsors: Schools of Public Policy and Economics and Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts at Georgia Tech 

Deadline for Submission: December 15, 2022

Notifications of Paper Acceptances: January 10, 2023

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