Other Research

The Economic Value of Adoption: 

The Value of Adoption, by Mary Eschelbach Hansen

Despite a Tragedy, Adoption Aid Remains Crucial, Washington Post op ed by Mary Hansen

A Comparison of the Governmental Costs of Long‐Term Foster Care and Adoption, Barth, et al.


Outcomes for Children Who “Age Out” of Foster Care:

The Midwest Evaluation of the Adult Functioning of Former Foster Youth, Chapin Hall


Child-Focused Recruitment:

A National Evaluation of the Impact of Child-Focused Recruitment on Foster Care Adoption: A Five-Year Evaluation of Wendy’s Wonderful Kids” ,  Child Trends


Other reports:

National Survey of Family Growth