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This talk will show how children’s chances of climbing the income ladder vary across neighborhoods, analyze the sources of racial disparities in intergenerational mobility, and discuss the role of higher education in creating greater income mobility.
2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:20 pm
Mar
14
Featuring Kathryn Dominguez, Ying Fan, Sara Heller, and Betsey Stevenson.
2018 - 11:40 am
Feb
14
Causal Inference in Education Research Seminar (CIERS)
About the talk : Evidence from psychology shows that perceptions of our environment are influenced by the actions we[...]
2018 - 8:30 am to 10:00 am
Nov
09
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.
2017 - 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Nov
09
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.
2017 - 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

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In memoriam: Professor Emeritus of Economics and Public Policy, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts & Professor Emeritus of Public Policy, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy