Practices that show evidence of effectiveness in improving public health outcomes in a specific real-life setting, as indicated by achievement of aims consistent with the objectives of the activities, and are suitable for adaptation by other communities.

More Than Shelter: The Effects of Rental Eviction Moratoria on Household Well-Being

Xudong, A., Gabriel, S. A., Tzur-Ilan, N.

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Policy Change/ Development
Economic Stability
Neighborhood and Built Environment
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Outside U.S.

Mitigation and Prevention

This article examines the effects of pandemic-related eviction moratoria on household spending, food insecurity, and mental stress. The authors found that eviction moratoria reduced food insecurity and mental stress (as reported in the Census Household Pulse Survey), particularly among African American households. Results were corroborated using search query data from Google.

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Advancing Racial Equity, Reduction of Health Disparities

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