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Anna Gassman-Pines, Assistant Professor of Public Policy and Psychology and Neuroscience, Center for Child and Family Policy  

Office Location: 234 Rubenstein Hall
Office Phone: (919) 613-7301
Duke Box: 90312
Email Address: agassman.pines@duke.edu

Areas of Expertise

  • Social Policy
    • Child well-being
    • Economic Inequality and Poverty
    • Gender

Ph.D., New York University, 2007
M.A., New York University, 2004
B.A., Yale University, 1999

Teaching (Fall 2015):

  • Pubpol 807d.001, Master's project i Synopsis
    Sanford 04, Tu 01:25 PM-03:00 PM

Recent Publications   (More Publications)

  1. A Gassman-Pines, CM Gibson-Davis and EO Ananat. "How Economic Downturns Affect Children's Development: An Interdisciplinary Perspective on Pathways of Influence." Child Development Perspectives (July, 2015): n/a-n/a. [doi]
  2. A Gassman-Pines, EO Ananat and CM Gibson-Davis. "Effects of statewide job losses on adolescent suicide-related behaviors.." American journal of public health 104.10 (October, 2014): 1964-1970. [doi]  [abs]
  3. E.O. Ananat, A. Gassman-Pines, & C.M. Gibson-Davis. "Community-wide job loss and teenage fertility: evidence from North Carolina.." Demography 50.6 (December, 2013): 2151-2171. [23884703], [doi]  [abs]
  4. A Gassman-Pines. "Daily Spillover of Low-Income Mothers' Perceived Workload to Mood and Mother-Child Interactions." JOURNAL OF MARRIAGE AND FAMILY 75.5 (October, 2013): 1304-1318. [Gateway.cgi], [doi]
  5. Gassman-Pines, A., Godfrey, E. B., & Yoshikawa, H.. "Maternal education preferences moderate the effects of mandatory employment and education programs on child positive and problem behaviors.." Child Dev 84.1 (2013): 198-208. [22861169], [doi]  [abs]

Curriculum Vitae

Anna Gassman-Pines is an assistant professor of public policy and psychology and neuroscience at Duke University. She is also Faculty Affiliate of Duke’s Center for Child and Family Policy. Gassman-Pines received her BA with distinction in Psychology from Yale University and PhD in Community and Developmental Psychology from New York University. Her research focuses on low-wage work, family life and the effects of welfare and employment policy on child and maternal well-being in low-income families. Her research has been supported by grants from the American Psychological Association, National Head Start Association, and National Institute of Mental Health.

Current Ph.D. Students  

Anna Gassman-Pines