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Heather Koball’s Publications

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NCCP Publications

  • Koball, Heather. 2018. How Federal and State Food Stamps Programs Affect Recent Immigrant Families in the United States. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Koball, Heather; Jiang, Yang. 2018. Basic Facts about Low-Income Children: Children under 18 Years, 2016. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Koball, Heather; Jiang, Yang. 2018. Basic Facts about Low-Income Children: Children under 9 Years, 2016. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Koball, Heather; Gelatt, Julia ; Bernstein, Hamutal; Runes, Charmaine; Pratt, Eleanor. 2017. State Immigration Enforcement Policies: How they Impact Low-Income Households. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Jiang, Yang; Granja, Maribel R.; Koball, Heather. 2017. Basic Facts about Low-Income Children: Children under 3 Years, 2015. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Jiang, Yang; Granja, Maribel R.; Koball, Heather. 2017. Basic Facts about Low-Income Children: Children under 18 Years, 2015. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Jiang, Yang; Granja, Maribel R.; Koball, Heather. 2017. Basic Facts about Low-Income Children: Children under 6 Years, 2015. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Jiang, Yang; Granja, Maribel R.; Koball, Heather. 2017. Basic Facts about Low-Income Children: Children 6 through 11 Years, 2015. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Jiang, Yang; Granja, Maribel R.; Koball, Heather. 2017. Basic Facts about Low-Income Children: Children 12 through 17 Years, 2015. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Koball, Heather; Chau, Michelle; Douglas-Hall, Ayana. 2006. Parents’ Low Education Leads to Low Income, Despite Full-Time Employment. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Douglas-Hall, Ayana; Chau, Michelle; Koball, Heather. 2006. Most Low-Income Parents are Employed. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Koball, Heather. 2006. Low-Income Children in the United States (2005). National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Douglas-Hall, Ayana; Chau, Michelle; Koball, Heather. 2006. Basic Facts About Low-Income Children: Birth to Age 18. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Douglas-Hall, Ayana; Chau, Michelle; Koball, Heather. 2006. Basic Facts About Low-Income Children: Birth to Age 3. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Douglas-Hall, Ayana; Chau, Michelle; Koball, Heather. 2006. Basic Facts About Low-Income Children: Birth to Age 6. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Chau, Michelle; Douglas-Hall, Ayana; Koball, Heather. 2006. Low-Income Children in the United States: National and State Trend Data, 1995-2005. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Koball, Heather; Douglas-Hall, Ayana. 2006. The New Poor: Regional Trends in Child Poverty Since 2000. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Koball, Heather; Douglas-Hall, Ayana. 2006. Most Low-Income Parents are Employed. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Koball, Heather; Chau, Michelle; Douglas-Hall, Ayana. 2006. The Racial Gap in Parental Education. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Koball, Heather; Chau, Michelle; Douglas-Hall, Ayana. 2006. Parents’ Low Education Leads to Low Income, Despite Full-Time Employment. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Chau, Michelle; Douglas-Hall, Ayana; Koball, Heather. 2006. Low-Income Children in the United States: National and State Trend Data, 1994-2004. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Koball, Heather; Douglas-Hall, Ayana. 2005. Most Low-Income Parents are Employed. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Koball, Heather; Douglas-Hall, Ayana; Chau, Michelle. 2005. Children in Urban Areas are Increasingly Low Income. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Koball, Heather; Douglas-Hall, Ayana. 2005. Marriage Not Enough to Guarantee Economic Security. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Koball, Heather; Douglas-Hall, Ayana. 2005. Many Children with Married Parents are Low Income. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Douglas-Hall, Ayana; Koball, Heather. 2004. Parental Employment in Low-Income Families. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Douglas-Hall, Ayana; Koball, Heather. 2004. Children of Recent Immigrants: National and Regional Trends. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Douglas-Hall, Ayana; Koball, Heather. 2004. Children of Low-Income, Recent Immigrants. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Koball, Heather; Douglas-Hall, Ayana. 2004. State Policy Choices: Child Support. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Koball, Heather; Douglas-Hall, Ayana. 2004. The Effects of Parental Education on Income. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Koball, Heather; Douglas-Hall, Ayana. 2004. Rate of Children in Low-Income Families Varies Widely by State. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Koball, Heather; Douglas-Hall, Ayana. 2004. Receipt of Government Supports Varies Widely by State. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Koball, Heather; Douglas-Hall, Ayana. 2004. Parental Employment Does Not Guarantee Health Insurance for Children. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Douglas-Hall, Ayana; Koball, Heather. 2004. Low-Income Children in the United States (2004). National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Douglas-Hall, Ayana; Koball, Heather. 2004. Parental Employment in Low-Income Families. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Koball, Heather; Douglas-Hall, Ayana. 2003. Where Do Children in Low-Income Families Live?. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Koball, Heather; Douglas-Hall, Ayana. 2003. Geography of Low-Income Families and Children. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Koball, Heather; Douglas-Hall, Ayana. 2003. The Effects of Parental Education on Income. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Lu, Hsien-Hen; Koball, Heather. 2003. The Changing Demographics of Low-Income Families and Their Children. National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.

Other Publications

  • Koball, Heather. Forthcoming. "Crossing the Threshold: Men’s Incomes, Attitudes Toward the Provider Role and Marriage." Sex Roles
  • Koball, Heather. 2003. "Marriage and Cohabitation Transitions Among Unwed Mothers: Implications for Marriage Promotion Policies" Proceedings of the National Poverty Center Conference, Marriage and Family Formation Among Low-Income Couples: What Do We Know?"
  • Acs, Greg and Heather Koball. 2003. "TANF and the Status of Teen Mothers Under Age 18." Urban Institute Brief, No. A-62.
  • Koball, Heather and Desiree Principe. 2002. "Do Nonresident Fathers Who Pay Child Support Visit Their Children More?" Urban Institute BriefNo. B-44.
  • Bernhardt, Eva, Frances K. Goldscheider, Michelle L. Rogers, and Heather Koball. 2002. "Qualities Men Prefer for Children in the U.S. and Sweden: Differences Among Biological, Step, and Informal Fathers." Journal of Comparative Family Studies 33:235-247.
  • Koball, Heather. 1998. "Have African-American Men Become Less Committed to Marriage? Explaining the Twentieth Century Racial Cross-Over in Men’s Marriage Timing." Demography 35:251-258.