Promoting Two-Generation Strategies: A Getting Started Guide for State and Local Policy Makers

Author: Christopher T. King, Rheagan Coffey, & Tara C. Smith/ Ray Marshall Center, LBJ School of Public Affairs, UTex at Austin / November 4, 2013

Promoting Two-Generation Strategies: A Getting Started Guide for State and Local Policy Makers is the latest Dual-Generation publication from The Ray Marshall Center for the Study of Human Resources, in the LBJ School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin. The paper is intended to serve as a getting-started guide to state and local policymakers as they begin to develop and implement two-generation strategies in their respective areas.  The paper provides several examples of existing programs, along with a discussion of facilitating factors that appear to be linked to the success of two-generation programs.