Darcy Olsen has been named director of education and child policy at Cato. For the past two and a half years she has been an entitlements policy analyst at Cato. She has pub‐lished studies on child care, preschool programs, and Social Security. Olsen is a graduate of the New York University Graduate School of Education and spent three years as a transitional house manager and drug counselor for the D.C. Coalition for the Homeless.
This article originally appeared in the January/February 2000 edition of Cato Policy Report.