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Link to:Unemployment remains steadily high in Detroit
Jun 30, 2020
As everyday activities in Detroit begin to resume, four out of 10 working Detroiters remain temporarily or permanently[...]
Link to:More than 4 in 10 Detroiters have lost jobs during pandemic
May 26, 2020
DETROIT—Forty-three percent of Detroiters who were working before the COVID-19 pandemic have since lost their jobs,[...]
Link to:Detroit Metro Area Communities Study on COVID-19 draws national attention
Apr 28, 2020
A rapid-response Detroit Metro Area Communities Study (DMACS) survey found that 1 in 5 Detroiters will run out of money[...]
Link to:New website answers Michiganders’ questions about federal stimulus checks
Apr 14, 2020
April 13 press release from Poverty Solutions: A new 2020 Coronavirus Stimulus Payment website launched today aims to[...]
Link to:Shaefer discusses jump in joblessness that strains safety nets
Mar 27, 2020
With widespread shutdowns of businesses across the country due to COVID-19, states have seen a dramatic rise in the[...]


Related Past Events

Policy Talks @ the Ford School
Luke Shaefer, Alford A. Young Jr., and Michael S. Barr will discuss some of the ways that policymakers and communities are attempting to combat poverty during the COVID-19 crisis.
2020 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Greg Landsman, a Cincinnati city council member, will give a talk titled "Beyond School: Where to Focus Collective Action to Support Children in Poverty" as part of the 2019 Real-World Perspectives on Poverty Solutions speaker series.
2019 - 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Join the Program in Practical Policy Engagement, Office of Communications & Outreach, and Poverty Solutions for the first communications workshop of the semester.
2019 - 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
http://goo.gl/forms/pj0UnotT9Bh3pGCv2 Ford School alumni are invited to an engaging policy discussion with Professor Luke Shaefer.
2019 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm