Moving to Opportunity for Fair Housing Demonstration : Interim Impacts Evaluation
- September 2003 (341 pages)
- January 30, 2007
The results presented in this report show the impacts of moving to lower poverty approximately 5-years after the move. Within this relatively short timeframe, moving to lower poverty has had significant positive impacts on:
There are, however, apparently some negative effects on boys' behavior, and no statistically significant effects on employment outcomes for adults or educational achievement for children. Only marginal improvements were found in the quality of schools attended.
Executive Summary (*.pdf, 391 KB)