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Lawrence Berger

Lawrence Berger

Expert on the economic resources, sociodemographic characteristics, and public policies affecting parental behaviors and child and family well-being

Professor, School of Social Work School of Social Work Work: 608-263-6332 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • Family structure/family resources/children's living arrangements
  • Parenting/child maltreatment/child welfare systems
  • Child and family policy


  • Editorial board: Demography; Social Service Review
  • Vilas Associate Award, 2011-2013
  • H.I. Romnes Faculty Fellowship, 2013-2018