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Julia Isaacs

Julia Isaacs

Expert on poverty, child and family policy, and economic mobility

Visiting scholar, Institute for Research on Poverty; senior fellow at the Urban Institute Work: 608-890-1316 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • Poverty, child poverty, poverty measurement
  • Public investments in children
  • Early childhood education and care
  • Social and economic mobility


  • Co-author, "The Wisconsin Poverty Report"
  • Co-author, "Getting Ahead of Losing Ground: Economic Mobility in America"
  • Lead author, "Kids' Share 2010: Report on federal expenditures on children"