Op-eds and blog posts

Why extending the current child tax credit would do more harm than good (with Bruce D. Meyer), Washington Post (October 14, 2021)

We need to change how we measure poverty (with Bruce D. Meyer), RealClear Policy (September 13, 2021)

Deregulation can do more for renters than eviction moratoriums (with Amelia Irvine), The Hill, August 25, 2021.

Is Social Enterprise a Solution to America's Work Problem? AEIdeas (July 20, 2017)

DC Needs Smarter Policy to Fight Evictions The Huffington Post (May 23, 2017)

Low-Income Housing Programs are Safe for Now. Is That a Good Thing? Washington Examiner (May 11, 2017)

Exploiting Homeless People is not Okay AEIdeas (February 28, 2017)

Community is Key in Expanding Housing Opportunity Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity (January 4, 2017)

What Trump Should Do About Homelessness The Huffington Post (December 8, 2016)

New York City has Already Solved Family Homelessness Inside Sources (August 22, 2016)

The Next Phase for Homelessness Policy? The Transformational Phase AEIdeas (August 5, 2016)

The Three Phases of Homelessness Policy in New York City AEIdeas (August 4, 2016)

A Homelessness Agenda for San Francisco Medium.com (June 27, 2016)

Smartphones Could Transform Our Response to Homelessness Tech Policy Daily (April 21, 2016)

Think Utah Solved Homelessness? Think Again The Huffington Post (March 4, 2016)

Congress Should Fix Obama’s Plan to End Family Homelessness The Hill (March 4, 2016)

Every Ward in DC is Getting a Homeless Shelter: Why That’s a Good Thing The Huffington Post (February 22, 2016)

Housing the Homeless Isn’t a Cure-All U.S. News and World Report (February 11, 2016)

Shared Housing as a Poverty Solution Real Clear Policy (January 25, 2016)

Getting Real with the New Homelessness Numbers AEIdeas (November 20, 2015)

DC’s Plan to End Homelessness is Deceptive The Huffington Post (November 10, 2015)

Does Housing End Homelessness? AEIdeas (November 5, 2015)

Homes Aren’t Enough for Homeless Families Inside Sources (August 18, 2015)

Also published in Palm Beach Post, Courier Post, The Daily Journal, Muscatine Journal, The Detroit News, Penn Ave Post and Quad City Times

Is Homelessness Really Falling? Probably Not The Huffington Post (July 2, 2015)

Homelessness Can Require Complex Solutions The New York Times Room for Debate (February 19, 2015)

How Christmas Spirit Can Help Solve Homelessness The Huffington Post (February 5, 2015)

Want to Help the Homeless? Don’t Avoid Them Real Clear Markets (December 24, 2014)

4 Charts that Expose the Invisible Side of Homelessness AEIdeas (November 10, 2014)

If DC Closes its Largest Homeless Shelter, Where Will it Send the Homeless? AEIdeas (October 17, 2014)

The War on Invisible Poverty U.S. News and World Report (September 18, 2014)

Dear Politicians: Stop Pretending to be Poor U.S. News and World Report (August 7, 2014)

Metal Spikes versus Cold Concrete – Is This What We Have Come to in the Fight Against Homelessness? AEIdeas (June 23, 2014)