New Publications

The Economics of the Healthy Utah Plan: A Preliminary Analysis

28 August 2014
This economic analysis of the Healthy Utah Plan was funded by Voices for Utah Children and completed by Sven E. Wilson, PhD. The Healthy Utah plan is the governor's proposal to use Medicaid expansion funds to provide health insurance to…

A Two-Generation Strategy: Right from the Start

22 August 2014
  Download and print the issue brief here: A Two Generation Strategy: Right from the Start This is the second in a series of issue briefs focused on two-generation strategies to reduce poverty supported by Ascend: the Aspen Institute. The…

A Two-Generation Approach to Ending Poverty in Utah

11 June 2014
The research is clear that poverty is the single greatest threat to a child's well-being. Children who grow up in poverty are more likely to be poor as adults, while those who grow up in more affluent families are more…

Utah Kids Count Data Book

14 May 2014
Current Utah KIDS COUNT Data Book How are kids doing in your county?   How are kids doing nationwide? Measures of Child Well-Being, 2015     Previous Utah KIDS COUNT Data Books 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 KIDS COUNT…