Poverty and social policy

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May
18
This workshop will be the first to take an in-depth look at basic income as a poverty alleviation strategy and spur the next generation of research on basic income studies.
2018 - 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm
May
18
This workshop will be the first to take an in-depth look at basic income as a poverty alleviation strategy and spur the next generation of research on basic income studies.
2018 - 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm
May
18
This workshop will be the first to take an in-depth look at basic income as a poverty alleviation strategy and spur the next generation of research on basic income studies.
2018 - 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Apr
11
EPI Speaker Series
Three influential female economists discuss bringing research to bear on policymaking at the White House.
2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Mar
26
Please join Poverty Solutions at the University of Michigan and the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy for a discussion with Brookings Institution Senior Fellow, Ron Haskins.
2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Related Faculty/Staff

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Joan and Sanford Weill Dean of Public Policy, Frank Murphy Collegiate Professor of Public Policy, Roy F. and Jean Humphrey Proffitt Professor of Law
Email:
msbarr@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 763-2258
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Professor of Public Policy; Professor of Political Science and Women's Studies; Senior Associate Scientist, Survey Research Center
Email:
marycor@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 764-9517
Lecturer in Public Policy
Email:
yhenry@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-5303
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Angus Campbell Distinguished University Professor of Survey Research, Public Policy & Sociology; Professor of Sociology; Professor of Public Policy; Research Scientist, Epidemiology Department; and Research Professor, Survey Research Center
Email:
jimhouse@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-6984
Paula Lantz
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs; Professor of Public Policy
Email:
plantz@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 764-8976
Ann Lin
Associate Professor of Public Policy
Email:
annlin@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 764-7507
Alexandra Murphy
Assistant Professor of Sociology, faculty affiliate of the Population Studies Center at the Institute for Social Research
Email:
murphyal@umich.edu
Phone: 
734 647-8837
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Assistant Professor of Public Policy
Email:
npilkaus@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-6984
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Professor of Public Policy; Professor of Economcis; Research Professor; Survey Research Center; Research Professor, Population Studies Center
Email:
bschoeni@umich.edu
Location: 
ISR
Phone: 
(734) 763-5131
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Assistant Professor of Social Work; Assistant Professor of Public Policy;
Email:
kseef@umich.edu
Location: 
SSWB
Phone: 
(734) 615-2113
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Associate Professor and Director, Poverty Solutions at the University of Michigan
Email:
lshaefer@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-3894
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A. M. and H. P. Bentley Professor of History; Professor of Public Policy; Senior Research Scientist, Center for Political Studies
Email:
vinovski@umich.edu
Location: 
ISR
Phone: 
(734) 763-3407
Professor of Public Policy; Professor of Economics
Email:
jwolfers@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-6846

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