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Project Title: Building an Agenda to Reduce the Number of Children in Poverty by Half in 10 Years

PIN: DBASSE-BCYF-16-05         

Major Unit:
Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education

Sub Unit:
Board on Children, Youth, and Families
Committee on National Statistics

Le Menestrel, Suzanne

Subject/Focus Area:
Behavioral and Social Sciences; Education

Meeting #3
August 17, 2017 - August 18, 2017
Keck Center
500 5th Street, NW
Washington D.C. 20001

If you would like to attend the sessions of this meeting that are open
to the public or need more information please contact:

Contact Name: Pamella Atayi
Phone: 202-334-1996


This meeting is closed to the public.

Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

The following committee members were present at the closed sessions of the meeting:
Dolores Acevedo-Garcia
Brandeis University
Janet Currie
Princeton University
Benard Dreyer
New York University School of Medicine
Greg Duncan
University of California
Irwin Garfinkel
Columbia University
Ron Haskins
Brookings Institution
Hilary Hoynes
University of California
Berkeley (via phone)
Christine James-Brown
Child Welfare League of America
Vonnie McLoyd
University of Michigan
Robert Moffitt
Johns Hopkins University (via Webex)
Cynthia Osborne
University of Texas at Austin
Tim Smeeding
University of Wisconsin-Madison (via Webex)
Don Winstead
Don Winstead Consulting

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:
8:30 am Welcome, Introductions and Update on Study Progress

8:40 am Conflict of Interest and Bias Discussion for Dolores Acevedo-Garcia

8:45 am Discuss Parameters for Programs and Policies for Simulation

9:30 am Nomination of Programs and Policies

12:00 pm LUNCH

1:00 pm Brief Review of Progress Made by Work Groups since Meeting 2

1:30 pm Breakout Groups on Chapters

2:30 pm BREAK

2:45 pm Breakout Groups on Chapters

3:45 pm Breakout Groups Assignments Discussion

4:45 pm Wrap-up and Preview for Day 2

5:00 pm Adjorn for the day

DAY 2: Friday, August 18, 2017

8:30 am Breakout Groups Continue Discussion from Day 1

10:00 am BREAK

10:15 am Preliminary Decisions on Policies and Programs

12:00 pm LUNCH

1:00 pm Discuss Chapters, Conclusions and Preliminary Recommendations

2:30 pm Review Study Timeline and Work Assignments

3:00 pm Adjorn

The following materials (written documents) were made available to the committee in the closed sessions:
Briefing book including agenda, overview of project, solicited memos and papers

Date of posting of Closed Session Summary: August 24, 2017