Olivia Barrow

Olivia Barrow is an intern with New America's Family-Centered Social Policy Program. She is working on a Master of Public Administration at the George Washington University.

All Work

EDUCATION POLICY and FAMILY-CENTERED SOCIAL POLICY
Proposed Child Nutrition Bill Could Reverse Progress on Food Security

FAMILY-CENTERED SOCIAL POLICY
The Psychological Argument for a Universal Basic Income

Olivia Barrow articulates the connection between scarcity in the budget and brain.


EDUCATION POLICY and FAMILY-CENTERED SOCIAL POLICY
Do Federal Funding Mechanisms Lead to Disparate Access to Childcare?

Recent data suggests low participation rates among eligible children in federally-funded child care programs.


EDUCATION POLICY and FAMILY-CENTERED SOCIAL POLICY
Flint Families Face More Than Poor Water Quality

Flint, MI water quality is hurting families and children.


EDUCATION POLICY
Fighting Child Hunger in the Obama Administration’s Final Year

In his final year, President Obama has unveiled two new programs aimed at curbing child hunger.


EDUCATION POLICY and FAMILY-CENTERED SOCIAL POLICY
Head Start’s Ability to Improve Housing Access

The NAACP and NHSA partner to help alleviate intergenerational poverty through Pre-K education.