Domestic Public Policy

Of Boys and Men: Why the Modern Male Is Struggling, Why That Matters, and What to Do About It

Grant Year: 2020


Richard Reeves will research and write a book exploring the causes of the educational and employment challenges facing boys and men. He will examine how boys and men are faring on a variety of economic and social indicators, synthesize research about these trends from several disciplines, and explore the potential of a variety of programs designed to address the needs and interests of boys and men.

Brookings Institution Domestic Public Policy

$150,000