Choosing a better life is the first distillation of years of research on the mto project the largest rigorously designed social experiment to investigate the consequences of moving low income public housing residents to low poverty neighborhoods in this book leading social scientists and policy experts examine the legislative and political . In 1994 the us department of housing and urban development hud launched a novel social experiment the moving to opportunity for fair housing demonstration mto in 5 sites baltimore boston chicago los angeles and new york city. Moving to opportunity mto is a demonstration designed to ensure a rigorous evaluation of the effects of moving very low income families with children from public and assisted housing in high poverty inner city neighborhoods to middle. The study reported on here uses data from a social experiment to assess the association of randomly assigned variation in neighborhood conditions with obesity and diabetes choosing a better life evaluating the moving to opportunity social experiment washington dc urban institute press 2000 pp 3 36 14 olsen eo housing . Goering j and feins j d eds 2003 choosing a better life evaluating the moving to opportunity social experiment evaluating the moving to opportunity social experiment washington dc urban institute press
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