Research finds that most young adults receive financial assistance from their family and that the average annual transfers is roughly $7,500. The paper, Familial Financial Assistance to Young Adults was published by the National Poverty Center and supported by the MacArthur Research Network on Transitions to Adulthood.
January 25, 2016 - From The Field
The U.S. Supreme Court ruled that its 2012 decision banning mandatory life-without-parole sentences for juveniles convicted of murder must be applied retroactively, granting hundreds of men and women a new sentencing or parole hearing. Read More
December 18, 2015 - Speech
Remarks below as prepared for delivery at the Models for Change Tenth Annual Working Conference on December 15, 2015. Thank you for the opportunity to bring this conference – indeed, an era – to a close. Yesterday I ... Read More
October 20, 2015 - Publication
The report explores how civic youth use Facebook, Twitter, and other online platforms to help address issues that matter in their communities and the world. Read More