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Yang says remittances from workers abroad increase educational attainment for children

Kimball's failed replication of Reinhart-Rogoff finding cited in argument for tempered public response to social science research results

Edin and Shaefer's book on destitute families in America reviewed in NYT

Highlights

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

David Lam is new director of Institute for Social Research

Elizabeth Bruch wins Robert Merton Prize for paper in analytic sociology

Next Brown Bag

Monday, Oct 12
Joe Grengs, Policy & Planning for Social Equity in Transportation

Sheldon H. Danziger - Honors, Media, and Features

Features

Gauging the impact of America's War on Poverty

Effects of long-term unemployment on individuals and families

How did U.S. families fare after the Great Recession?

Family well-being after the Great Recession

Housing instability and health in SE Michigan

In the News

Bailey and Danziger's War on Poverty book reviewed in NY Review of Books

Pfeffer says housing bubble masked decade-long growth in household net worth inequality

Danziger cites unequal benefits of growing economy as reason for high U.S. poverty

Bailey and Danziger's book cited in Nation story on interpreting the new Census data on poverty

Danziger says we must recognize success of antipoverty programs while improving employment for poor

Danziger and Pollack question House proposal to allow states to drug test SNAP recipients

Danziger comments on the influence of 'racialized rhetoric' in presidential campaigning

Danziger participates in NYT online debate on inequality and the economy

Danziger ties Michigan's rise in poverty to slow economic recovery (audio)

Danziger says slow recovery to bad recession has increased poverty in Michigan

Danziger says growth of low-paying sectors and shrinking high-paying industries are bringing down median incomes

Seefeldt, Burgard, and Danziger look at fighting poverty in Detroit

Danziger comments on disparities in recent US disemployment

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

Danziger discusses use of IRS data in trend analyses of income distribution

Danziger sees vulnerability in safety net for very poor

Danziger cited in Huffington Post review of 2011

Danziger sees dismal prospects for poor and near-poor in U.S.

Danziger comments on average vs. relative income mobility in U.S.

Danziger says widening age wealth gap especially hard on low-income students

Danziger says Obama's job package will help address poverty in Michigan

Danziger sees increase in working poor given high unemployment and resistance to raising minimum wage

Danziger says Heritage Foundation's conservative commentator very influential with Republicans

Danziger comments on severity of recession among middle-income families

Danziger weighs in on shrinking role of welfare

Danziger says U.S. poverty policies don't adequately address growing income gap

Danziger says Census Bureau report on poverty rates less dire than expected

Danziger, Burgard, Schoeni and colleagues to study economy's effects on families in SE Michigan

Danziger discusses poverty trends, anti-poverty policy (podcast)

Poverty rate falls?

Income data and poverty: Examining the Census Bureau Report

Danziger says political will, not policy, lacking in fight against poverty

Honors & Awards

Sheldon Danziger named to Census Bureau advisory committee

Sheldon Danziger named 2010 AAPSS Fellow

Sheldon Danziger named 2008 Guggenheim Fellow

Sheldon Danziger named Distinguished U Professor

Announcements

Danziger and Featherman at local book signing