COVID-19 & RACE

The coronavirus pandemic has exposed glaring health and economic disparities among communities of color – and the societal systems that are failing them due to structural racism. Join us for a series that highlights multiple perspectives and draws on community leadership and evidence-based knowledge to inform the path toward racial and health equity.

New policy report: Launching Lifelong Success

Research demonstrates that high-quality, affordable early childhood care and education has the potential to yield greater workforce participation and economic prosperity, improved health outcomes, reduced crime, and a more equitable region. Learn more from our latest report, Launching Lifelong Success.

Established by the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis, the Maxine Clark and Bob Fox Policy Institute is a center for public policy engagement. Our mission is to advance social and economic justice by working collaboratively to connect evidence-based policy solutions to public awareness, practitioner training, and policy decision-making.