Access to Opportunity:  Place, Poverty, and Social Service Provision in the U.S.  
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Op-ed - Chronicle of Philanthropy- December 11, 2008 - Strengthening the Social-Service Safety Net.

Op-ed - A Reaility-check for the Safety Net - December 1, 2008 (.pdf)

Op-ed - Seeing Past Politics in Obama’s Faith-based Initiative - July 7, 2008 (.pdf)

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Scott W. Allard
Associate Professor
University of Chicago  
School of Social Service Administration