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Research, Studies and Surveys on Adoption


Child Welfare Information Gateway: This website sponsored by the U.S. Children’s Bureau provides many prints and electronic publications and links to a range of research-based resources on child welfare and adoption issues for both professionals and the public.


National Survey of Adoptive Parents:


Chapin Hall Center for Children: a research center at the University of Chicago that produces policy-related research on child welfare and foster care.


Primary longitudinal studies related to adoption:

National Survey of Child & Adolescent Well-being


Minnesota-Texas Adoption Research Project


Early Growth and Development Study


National Survey of Family Growth


Leiden Longitudinal Adoption Study




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