Harvest Box: Building a Better Understanding of Likely Effects

What are the likely impacts of the new Harvest Box proposal? Drawing on existing literature, Abt Associates sketches a plan for formal evaluation of the feasability of this program.

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Categories: Food Security

Asset-Building Model for HUD’s Family Self-Sufficiency Program Shows Promise for Increasing Earnings and Building Financial Capability

In a policy analysis, I explore the implications of this research for the broader debate about how to help residents of subsidized housing increase their earnings and build assets and financial capability.

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Getting the Word Out: How Can Formative Evaluation Impact Program Direction?

In the last five years, Abt Associates has used formative evaluation – which provides continuous feedback – to help the Conrad Hilton Foundation refine its efforts to address homelessness in Los Angeles.

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