State-Level Social and Economic Policies and Their Association With Perinatal and Infant Outcomes
By DAVID PAUL, JESSICA L. WEBSTER, JONATHAN PURTLE, NEAL D. GOLDSTEIN, ROBERT LOCKE
Added: February 15, 2022
State-level social and economic policies have the potential to reduce adverse perinatal and infant health outcomes in the United States. Those states with the least expansive policies should therefore consider enacting these evidence-based policies, as they have shown a demonstrable benefit in other states. Read the full report to learn why.