Wednesday, April 18, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM EDT
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Boston University Initiative on Cities 
75 Bay State Road
Boston, MA 02215

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Stacy Fox 
Boston University Initiative on Cities 

Breaking the incarceration cycle: What can cities do to improve prisoner reentry outcomes? 

Two thirds of those released from prison will be re-arrested within three years. What can city leaders do to reduce these high recidivism rates? 

Jennifer DoleacAssistant Professor of Public Policy and Economics at the University of Virginia’s Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy, and Founding Director of the Justice Tech Labwill
discuss current evidence on which policies work, and which don’t, to productively reincorporate the formerly-incarcerated into their communities.