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Link to:Shaefer compares poverty in United States to poverty in world's poorest countries
Jan 25, 2017
A paper by Luke Shaefer , Pinghui Wu (University of Michigan), and Kathryn Edin (Johns Hopkins University), "Can[...]
Link to:Huff Po asks if America’s poor really are “the envy of the world,” cites new NPC paper
Aug 09, 2016
Jonathan Cohn, senior national correspondent for the Huffington Post , explores how America’s poor measure up by[...]
Link to:Isaac McFarlin discusses his research on Texas Top 10 Percent Plan with NPR
Apr 23, 2014
Isaac McFarlin , assistant research scientist at the Ford School, discussed his research on the Texas Top 10 Percent[...]
Link to:Community is an intervention: NPC panel on recession and recovery emphasizes collaboration across sectors
Dec 04, 2012
On November 19 at the U-M Detroit Center , the National Poverty Center (NPC) in conjunction with the C.S. Mott[...]
Link to:The National Poverty Center presents
Sep 02, 2012
The National Poverty Center presents "The Other America: Then and Now - One nation, (in)divisible: The future of[...]

Related Past Events

Mar
11
Causal Inference in Education Research Seminar (CIERS)
A presentation by Brian Jacob, Professor Public Policy and Education.
2015 - 8:30 am to 10:00 am
Jun
24
Professor Danziger is the Henry J. Meyer Distinguished University Professor of Public Policy, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy and Research Professor at the Population Studies Center. His 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 a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, a John Simon Guggenheim Foundation Fellow, Director of the National Poverty Center, and Director of the Research and Training Program on Poverty and Public Policy.
2009 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm