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Thompson says America must "unchoose" policies that have led to mass incarceration

Axinn says new data on campus rape will "allow students to see for themselves the full extent of this problem"

Frey says white population is growing in Detroit and other large cities


Susan Murphy to speak at U-M kickoff for data science initiative, Oct 6, Rackham

Andrew Goodman-Bacon, former trainee, wins 2015 Nevins Prize for best dissertation in economic history

Deirdre Bloome wins ASA award for work on racial inequality and intergenerational transmission

Bob Willis awarded 2015 Jacob Mincer Award for Lifetime Contributions to the Field of Labor Economics

Next Brown Bag

Monday, Oct 5 at noon, 6050 ISR
Colter Mitchell: Biological consequences of poverty

Sheldon H. Danziger

Danziger says U.S. exceptional among rich countries in its tolerance of poverty

a PSC In The News reference, 2012

"U.S. Child Poverty Second Highest Among Developed Nations: Report" - Huffington Post. 05/30/2012.

A recent UNICEF report on child poverty in developed countries found that the United States ranks second among the 35 richest countries on "relative child poverty." Sheldon Danziger says this poor ranking shows how much other developed countries do to ameliorate poverty in comparison to the U.S.


Sheldon H. Danziger

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