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Feb
25
This workshop is the first of two sessions that will provide an introduction to the SIPP, a nationally representative survey administered by the U.S. Census Bureau. The second workshop will take place at 4 PM on Thursday, April 8th. The SIPP provides continuous data on family and individual-level income, demographics, and social program participation from the late 1980s to present in a series of 3-4 year longitudinal panels.
2010 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Feb
11
Reception and booksigning to follow. Kristin Seefeldt, a Research Investigator at the Ford School and Assistant Director of the National Poverty Center, will speak from her new book , published December, 2008 by the W.E.
2009 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Nov
14
*Please RSVP before 11/10/08 by sending an email with your name and affiliation to npcinfo@umich.edu .
2008 - 10:00 am to 3:30 pm
Sep
17
Kerwin Kofi Charles Lectures Steans Family Professor at the Harris School, University of Chicago Scholar in Residence at the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy Lectures are co-sponsored by the National Poverty Center.
2008 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Dec
13
Sponsors and Organizers This workshop was sponsored by the National Poverty Center at the University of Michigan's Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy. This event was coordinated by Bob Schoeni at the Institute for Social Research at the University of Michigan, Rucker Johnson at University of California at Berkeley, and Ariel Kalil at the Harris School at the University of Chicago. Background There is growing awareness of the impact of early childhood events on a wide range of long run outcomes.
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