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Lisa Gennetian

Associate Research Scientist (IHDSC)

19972019
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Research Output 1997 2019

2019
Child Care
Child Development
Hispanic Americans
child care
low income

A housing mobility program's impacts on teen and young adult parenting

Fuller, T. R., Sciandra, M., Koumans, E. H., Boulet, S. L., Warner, L., Cox, S. & Gennetian, L., Dec 1 2019, In : SSM - Population Health. 9, 100451.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Parenting
young adult
Young Adult
housing
Parturition

Supporting parent engagement in a school readiness program: Experimental evidence applying insights from behavioral economics

Gennetian, L., Marti, M., Kennedy, J. L., Kim, J. H. & Duch, H., May 1 2019, In : Journal of Applied Developmental Psychology. 62, p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Behavioral Economics
Parents
Text Messaging
Curriculum
Decision Making
2018

Boosting Parent Engagement in the Getting Ready for School Intervention Using Insights from Behavioral Economics

Duch, H. & Gennetian, L., 2018, (Accepted/In press) Family Engagement in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. Caspe, M., Kennedy, T. & Kennedy, J. (eds.). American Educational Research Association

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Forging a Think Tank Career

Gennetian, L., 2018, (Accepted/In press) The Compleat Nonacademic. Urban, J. (ed.).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Income Level and Volatility by Children's Race and Hispanic Ethnicity

Gennetian, L., Rodrigues, C., Hill, H. D. & Morris, P., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Marriage and Family.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ethnicity
income
low income
Ethnic Groups
Income

Stability of income and school attendance among NYC students of low-income families

Gennetian, L., Rodrigues, C., Hill, H. D. & Morris, P., Apr 1 2018, In : Economics of Education Review. 63, p. 20-30 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

school attendance
low income
income
student
family income

Child Care in the U.S.

Gennetian, L. & Datta, R., 2017, The American Middle Class: An Economic Encyclopedia of Progress and Poverty. Rycroft, R. (ed.). Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

2016
Behavioral Economics
childhood
science
economics

Blog. The Surprising Story: The Economic resilience of Low Income Hispanic Households Through the Recession

Gennetian, L., Feb 23 2016, Washington, DC : The National Center for Research on Hispanic Families & Children.

Research output: Other contribution

Notice of retraction and replacement: Associations of housing mobility interventions for children in high-poverty neighborhoods with subsequent mental disorders during adolescence. JAMA. 2014; 311(9):937-947

Kessler, R. C., Duncan, G. J., Gennetian, L., Katz, L. F., Kling, J. R., Sampson, N. A., Sanbonmatsu, L., Zaslavsky, A. M. & Ludwig, J., Jul 12 2016, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 316, 2, p. 227-228 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Supplemental nutrition assistance program (SNAP) benefit cycles and student disciplinary infractions

Gennetian, L., Seshadri, R., Hess, N. D., Winn, A. N. & Goerge, R. M., Jan 1 2016, In : Social Service Review. 90, 3, p. 403-433 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nutrition
assistance
student
school
incidence
2015

Blog. Putting a Hispanic Lens on Poverty: What we Learn

Gennetian, L., Dec 8 2015, Washington, DC : The National Center for Research on Hispanic Families & Children.

Research output: Other contribution

Intrayear Household Income Dynamics and Adolescent School Behavior

Gennetian, L., Wolf, S., Hill, H. D. & Morris, P. A., Apr 1 2015, In : Demography. 52, 2, p. 455-483 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

household income
adolescent
income
school
expulsion

Neighborhood effects on use of African-American Vernacular English

Rickford, J. R., Duncan, G. J., Gennetian, L., Gou, R. Y., Greene, R., Katz, L. F., Kessler, R. C., Kling, J. R., Sanbonmatsu, L., Sanchez-Ordoñez, A. E., Sciandra, M., Thomas, E., Ludwig, J. & McLanahan, S. S., Sep 22 2015, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 112, 38, p. 11817-11822 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

African Americans
Poverty
Public Housing
Parents
Poverty Areas

The persistence of poverty in the context of financial instability: A behavioral perspective

Gennetian, L. & Shafir, E., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Policy Analysis and Management. 34, 4, p. 904-936 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

persistence
poverty
public policy
economics
psychology
2014

Associations of housing mobility interventions for children in high-poverty neighborhoods with subsequent mental disorders during adolescence

Kessler, R. C., Duncan, G. J., Gennetian, L., Katz, L. F., Kling, J. R., Sampson, N. A., Sanbonmatsu, L., Zaslavsky, A. M. & Ludwig, J., Jan 1 2014, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 311, 9, p. 937-947 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Poverty
Mental Disorders
Conduct Disorder
Odds Ratio
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders

Blog. How the Mental Drain of Poverty Undermines Opportunity

Gennetian, L., Oct 23 2014, American Psychological Association, Psychological Benefits Society, from the APA Public Interest Directorate.

Research output: Other contribution

Patterns of income instability among low- and middle-income households with children

Wolf, S., Gennetian, L., Morris, P. A. & Hill, H. D., 2014, In : Family Relations. 63, 3, p. 397-410 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

household income
income
cluster analysis
Knowledge Bases
vulnerability
2013

Long-term effects of the Moving to Opportunity residential mobility experiment on crime and delinquency

Sciandra, M., Sanbonmatsu, L., Duncan, G. J., Gennetian, L., Katz, L. F., Kessler, R. C., Kling, J. R. & Ludwig, J., Dec 1 2013, In : Journal of Experimental Criminology. 9, 4, p. 451-489 39 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

delinquency
offense
experiment
criminality
housing

Long-term neighborhood effects on low-income families: Evidence from moving to opportunity

Ludwig, J., Duncan, G. J., Gennetian, L., Katz, L. F., Kessler, R. C., Kling, J. R. & Sanbonmatsu, L., May 1 2013, In : American Economic Review. 103, 3, p. 226-231 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neighborhood effects
Low-income families

Promoting the positive development of boys in high-poverty neighborhoods: Evidence from four anti-poverty experiments

Snell, E. K., Castells, N., Duncan, G., Gennetian, L., Magnuson, K. & Morris, P., Jun 2013, In : Journal of Research on Adolescence. 23, 2, p. 357-374 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Poverty
poverty
experiment
evidence
parents

The Consequences of Income Instability for Children's Well-Being

Hill, H. D., Morris, P., Gennetian, L., Wolf, S. & Tubbs, C., Jun 2013, In : Child Development Perspectives. 7, 2, p. 85-90 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

child well-being
Child Welfare
income
family income
Child Development

Welfare and child-care policy effects on very young children’s child-care experiences

Gennetian, L., Crosby, D. A. & Huston, A. C., Jan 1 2013, From Welfare to Child Care: What Happens to Young Children When Single Mothers Exchange Welfare for Work?. Taylor and Francis, p. 74-100 27 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Child Care

Welfare Policies and Student Achievement

Gennetian, L. & Morris, P., 2013, International Handbook of Student Achievement.. Hattie, J. & Anderman, E. (eds.). Routledge

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Why Concentrated Poverty Matters

Gennetian, L., Ludwig, J., Sanbonmatsu, L. & McDade, T., 2013, Pathways Magazine.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

2012

Achieving High Effective Response Rates in the Moving to Opportunity Long-Term Study: Strategies and Trade-offs

Gennetian, L. & al., 2012, Cityscape, 14, 2, p. 57-86.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Neighborhood effects on the long-term well-being of low-income adults

Ludwig, J., Duncan, G. J., Gennetian, L., Katz, L. F., Kessler, R. C., Kling, J. R. & Sanbonmatsu, L., Sep 21 2012, In : Science. 337, 6101, p. 1505-1510 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Poverty
Economics
Mental Health
Control Groups
Social Segregation

The Long-Term Impacts of Moving to Opportunity on Adult Health and Economic Self-Sufficiency

Gennetian, L. & al., 2012, Cityscape, 14, 2, p. 109-136.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

The Long-Term Impacts of Moving to Opportunity on Youth Outcomes

Gennetian, L. & al., 2012, Cityscape, 14, 2, p. 137-68.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

2011

Neighborhoods, obesity, and diabetes - A randomized social experiment

Ludwig, J., Sanbonmatsu, L., Gennetian, L., Adam, E., Duncan, G. J., Katz, L. F., Kessler, R. C., Kling, J. R., Lindau, S. T., Whitaker, R. C. & McDade, T. W., Oct 20 2011, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 365, 16, p. 1509-1519 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Poverty
Obesity
Glycosylated Hemoglobin A
Urban Renewal
Censuses

The Moving to Opportunity for Fair Housing Demonstration Program—Final Impact Evaluation

Sanbonmatsu, L., Ludwig, J., Katz, L., Gennetian, L., Duncan, G., Kessler, R., Adam, E., McDade, T. & Lindau, S., 2011, Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Research output: Book/ReportOther report

Unpacking neighborhood influences on education outcomes: Setting the stage for future research

Harding, D., Gennetian, L., Winship, C., Sanbonmatsu, L. & Kling, J., Jan 1 2011, Whither Opportunity?: Rising Inequality, Schools, and Children's Life Chances. Russell Sage Foundation, p. 277-296 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

education
Child Welfare
social policy
Siblings
Appointments and Schedules
Economics
2010

An overview of moving to opportunity a random assignment housing mobility study in five U.S. Cities

Gennetian, L., Sanbonmatsu, L. & Ludwig, J., Dec 1 2010, Neighborhood and Life Chances: How Place Matters in Modern America. University of Pennsylvania Press, p. 163-178 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

housing
assistance
housing development
poverty
urban development
Child Behavior
Preschool Children
Child Care
preschool child
child care

Maternal employment and the health of low-income young children

Gennetian, L., Hill, H. D., London, A. S. & Lopoo, L. M., May 1 2010, In : Journal of Health Economics. 29, 3, p. 353-363 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mothers
Health Status
Insurance Coverage
Health Insurance
Longitudinal Studies

Meeting children's basic needs: Introduction

Newman, S., Leventhal, T. & Gennetian, L., Sep 1 2010, In : Children and Youth Services Review. 32, 9, p. 1133-1137 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

basic need

Meeting the basic needs of children: Does income matter?

Gennetian, L., Castells, N. & Morris, P. A., Sep 2010, In : Children and Youth Services Review. 32, 9, p. 1138-1148 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

basic need
income
low income
incomes policy
emotional development
school readiness
social policy
Hispanic Americans
Education
Caucasian
2009

How welfare policies affect child and adolescent school performance: Investigating pathways of inf uence with experimental data

Morris, P., Gennetian, L., Duncan, G. J. & Huston, A. C., Jan 1 2009, Welfare Reform and its Long-Term Consequences for America's Poor. Cambridge University Press, p. 255-289 35 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Pathway
School performance
Welfare policy
Experiment
Poverty

New Hope: A Thoughtful and Effective Approach to “Make Work Pay”

Duncan, G. J., Bos, H., Gennetian, L. & Hill, H., 2009, In : Northwestern Journal of Law and Social Policy. 101

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Parental pathways to self-sufficiency and the well-being of younger children

Duncan, G. J., Gennetian, L. & Morris, P., 2009, Making the Work-Based Safety Net Work Better: Forward-Looking Policies to Help Low-Income Families. Russell Sage Foundation, p. 117-148 32 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

self-sufficiency
parents
well-being
child care
child benefit
2008

Effects of employment-based programs on families by prior levels of disadvantage

Alderson, D. P., Gennetian, L., Dowsett, C. J., Imes, A. & Huston, A. C., Sep 1 2008, In : Social Service Review. 82, 3, p. 361-393 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

effect on employment
child care
low income
single parent family
employment policy