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Explore our collection of gray research literature (e.g., publicly available reports and briefs published by government agencies, and for-profit and nonprofit organizations), peer-reviewed journal articles, survey instruments, webinars, and descriptions of projects funded by the Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation. Learn more about the scope of our collection.

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Ali Umair, Herbst Chris M., Makridis Christos A., June 2021
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed

Stay-at-home orders (SAHOs) were implemented in most U.S. states to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. This paper quantifies the impact of these containment policies on a measure of the supply of child care. The supply of such services may be…

Workman Simon, June 2021
Reports & Papers

In 2018, the Center for American Progress developed an interactive cost estimation tool to illustrate the economics of child care, estimate the true cost of child care in each state, and better understand why high-quality child care is out of…

Workman Simon, Brady Mathew, 03 September, 2020
Other

This resource is an interactive online tool with individual state information. Users are able to select a state and then create cost of care estimates for coronavirus or pre-coronavirus scenarios that depict data on child care centers, family…

Child Care Aware of America, September, 2020
Other
These appendices provide data related to the main report: child care market rates for center-based and family child care, by child's age and by state.
Gould Elise (Elise Lorraine), Whitebook Marcy, Mokhiber Zane, Austin Lea J. E., 15 January, 2020
Other
This resource is an interactive online tool with individual state information. State fact sheets estimate the costs of a fully phased-in overhaul of each state's early care and education system, based on outlined core principles of a values-based…
United States. Department of Health and Human Services. Office of Inspector General. Office of Evaluation and Inspections, August, 2019
Reports & Papers
We surveyed a nationwide sample of licensed child care providers, including centers and family child care homes, to obtain child care pricing for an infant with no special needs. We compared providers' prices to States' CCDF payment rates and…
Ullrich Rebecca, Schmit Stephanie, Cosse Ruth, April, 2019
Reports & Papers
This brief examines children's access to CCDBG-funded child care in states by race and ethnicity using publicly available data from fiscal year (FY) 2016, building upon CLASP's previous Disparate Access research. (author abstract)
Center for Law and Social Policy, March, 2019
Fact Sheets & Briefs
This is a table of the estimates the number of additional children who could receive Child Care and Development Block Grant (CCDBG)-funded child care in each state if the CCDBG funds are increased by $5 billion for Federal Fiscal Year 2020.
RegionTrack, 2019
Reports & Papers
The 2019 edition of Child Care in State Economies provides an update to the initial version of the report released in 2015 by the Committee for Economic Development (CED). This edition provides policymakers and business leaders with a current and…
Jessen-Howard Steven, Workman Simon, 2019
Fact Sheets & Briefs
This resource is an online directory of individual state fact sheets. Each fact sheet provides state data concerning demographics, child care cost (center-based), subsidy receipt, workforce wages, and economic benefit estimates based on increased…
Malik Rasheed, Hamm Katie, Schochet Leila, Novoa Cristina, Workman Simon, Jessen-Howard Steven, December, 2018
Reports & Papers
To better understand the U.S. supply of licensed child care and national trends in families' proximity to child care, the Center for American Progress analyzed the geographic locations of licensed child care facilities, including centers and family…
Workman Simon, Jessen-Howard Steven, November, 2018
Reports & Papers
Using data from the Center for American Progress' "Where Does Your Child Care Dollar Go?" tool and new analysis that estimates the cost of home-based family child care, this report looks at this "giant math equation" specifically as it relates to…
Thompson Owen, Fall 2018
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
This paper estimates the effect of Head Start on health, education, and labor market outcomes observed through age 48. I combine outcome data from the NLSY79 with archival records on early Head Start funding levels, and for identification exploit…
Workman Simon, February, 2018
Other
This document uses data from an interactive tool that estimates the cost of center-based child care by state to discuss the expenses that contribute to the cost, changes in cost related to program quality, and program revenue streams and funding.
Fraga Lynette M., Dobbins Dionne R., Haynie Kristina, Tercha Jessica, Bump Jen, Norton Maggie, Scott Krista, Rose-Malm Jessica, Springfield Jasmin, Stewart Jacob, 2018
Reports & Papers
As in previous years, we report on a variety of data related to the cost and affordability of child care. We provide statistics on the average cost of care for each state and the percent of median income married and single parents pay for child care…