Sheldon H. Danziger
Henry J. Meyer Distinguished University Professor of Public Policy, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy; Research Professor, Population Studies Center
|Office:||Joan and Sanford Weill Hall
735 S. State St. #5132
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-3091
Research and Teaching Interests:
- Applied Policy
- Labor Markets
- Poverty and Social Welfare
PhD in Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Professor Danziger is the author and co-editor of numerous books and articles including: America Unequal; Detroit Divided; Understanding Poverty; Securing the Future: Investing in Children From Birth To College; The Price of Independence: The Economics of Early Adulthood; and Changing Poverty, Changing Policies.
Selected publications by Sheldon Danziger are posted here.
On leave 2013-2014.
Professor Danziger's research focuses on social welfare policies and on the effects of economic, demographic, and public policy changes on trends in poverty and inequality. He is currently studying the effects of the Great Recession on workers and families. Danziger is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences; a John Simon Guggenheim Foundation Fellow; the 2010 John Kenneth Galbraith Fellow of the American Academy of Political and Social Science; Director of the National Poverty Center; and Director of the Research and Training Program on Poverty and Public Policy.
- Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
- Population Studies Center, Institute for Social Research