Impact on Inequality: Contributions of Michigan Social Science
Free and open to the public.
The University of Michigan has long been a leader in social science research on the many dimensions of social inequality. This bicentennial symposium will highlight these contributions by focusing on the work of distinguished social scientists who were trained at the University of Michigan. An illustrious group of Michigan graduates from fields such as economics, education, political science, psychology, public policy, social work, sociology, and women’s studies will discuss past, present, and future research on issues related to gender, race, poverty, inequality, and economic mobility.
This event is sponsored by the School of Public Health, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts, School of Education, School of Social Work, Alumni Association, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, and the Institute for Social Research.