Author: Elliot Haspel

Elliot Haspel is a child and family policy expert whose work has been published in the New York Times, the Atlantic, the Washington Post, and elsewhere. He’s the author of Crawling Behind: America’s Child Care Crisis and How to Fix It.

Co-published with JacobinThe true goal of public policy shouldn’t be nudging people over the poverty line but enabling people to lead good lives, writes Elliot Haspel.

Co-published with Romper.  When grandparents can’t provide care, what happens to working families across the nation? We may be about to find out.

Co-published with Romper. We deserve a nation where the next conversation isn’t an anxiety-riddled question about child care, but one full of limitless dreams about the future.

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