Reducing and Preventing Homelessness: A Review of the Evidence and Charting a Research Agenda

@article{Evans2019ReducingAP,
  title={Reducing and Preventing Homelessness: A Review of the Evidence and Charting a Research Agenda},
  author={William N. Evans and David C. Phillips and Krista Ruffini},
  journal={Randomized Social Experiments eJournal},
  year={2019}
}
Homelessness may be both a cause of and one of the more extreme outcomes of poverty. Governments at all levels have a variety of tools to combat homelessness, and these strategies have changed dramatically over the past quarter century. In this paper, we catalog the policy responses, the existing literature on the effectiveness of these strategies, and the major gaps that need to be addressed in future research. We focus on studies from randomized controlled trial evaluations and the best quasi… 
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