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Link to:Vox piece on universal basic income proposal cites Luke Shaefer's
May 31, 2017
Vox asks “ What happens if you replace every social program with a universal basic income ?” in a May 30 article by[...]
Link to:Shaefer in The American Prospect: Fighting child poverty with universal child allowance
Apr 20, 2017
Luke Shaefer's article, co-authored with David Harris, “Fighting child poverty with a universal child allowance,” is[...]
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:Kristin Seefeldt interviewed by Lakeshore Public Media's “Regionally Speaking”
Dec 07, 2016
Kristin Seefeldt (MPP '96, PhD '10) recently spoke with Lakeshore Public Media’s "Regionally Speaking" for a podcast[...]
Link to:In New York Times, Luke Shaefer discusses new policy proposal on childhood poverty
Oct 19, 2016
With a forthcoming paper on childhood poverty about to be released by the Russell Sage Foundation, Luke Shaefer spoke[...]

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Mar
29
Book Talks @ The Ford School
Join Professor Kristin S. Seefeldt for a discussion on the themes and major findings of her recent publication.
2017 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Feb
07
Join the Ann Arbor Public Libraries for an unforgettable evening as both authors discuss the themes of this unforgettable book. The event includes a book signing and books will be for sale courtesy of Barnes & Noble.
2017 - 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Apr
24
This conference brings together diverse perspectives on wealth inequality, including political scientists, sociologists, and economists.
2015 - 8:45 am to 5:30 pm

Related Faculty/Staff

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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

Related Courses

PUBPOL 746
Social Welfare Policy
Winter
2017
U-M Class#: 
23147
Credits: 
3
Instructor: 
Section: 
001
Days: 
M / W
Time: 
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Location: 
1210 WEILL
PUBPOL 746
Social Welfare Policy
Winter
2016
U-M Class#: 
23971
Credits: 
3
Instructor: 
Section: 
001
Days: 
M / W
Time: 
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Location: 
1210 WEILL
PUBPOL 736
Poverty & Inequality
Fall
2015
U-M Class#: 
21913
Credits: 
3
Instructor: 
Section: 
001
Days: 
W
Time: 
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: 
1230 WEILL