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Sheldon H. Danziger

Funded Research:

The Well-being of the Long-term Unemployed after the Great Recession (Rockefeller Foundation)

Wealth after the Great Recession: Who Lost and Who Recovered? (Russell Sage Foundation)

Economic Shocks, Neighborhood Food Infrastructure and Very Low Food Security among Children (Department of Agriculture)

The Legacy of the War on Poverty: Implications for the Future of Anti-Poverty Policies (Ford Foundation)

The Other America and Anti-Poverty Policies (Mott)

NCRN-MN: Linking Surveys to the World: Administrative Data, the Web, and Beyond. Michigan Node of the NSF-Census Research Network (NSF)

MacArthur Foundation Research Network on Transitions to Adulthood Postdoctoral Fellowship - Year 3 (MacArthur Foundation)

The Great Recession and Child Health and Behavior (Annie E. Casey Foundation)

The Effects of Food Assistance Programs on Child Well-being Among Families Experiencing Job Loss, Divorce, or Separation (Department of Agriculture)

Causes and Consequences of Public Subsidies in Higher Education: Evidence from Community College Districts (Education, U.S. Department of )

The Effects of the Housing Crisis on Vulnerable Workers and Families (MacArthur Foundation)

Survey of Income and Program Participation (SIPP) Grants Research Program and Conference (Department of Commerce, Office of the Secretary)

Effects of the Recession and the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act on Workers and Families: A Panel Study in Southeast Michigan (Ford Foundation)

The Role of Intra-Family Financial and Other Support... (MacArthur Foundation)

National Poverty Center (ASPE)

A Research and Training Program on Poverty and Public Policy (Ford Foundation)

Research Professor, Population Studies Center.

Henry J. Meyer Distinguished University Professor of Public Policy, G. Ford School of Public Policy.

Director, National Poverty Center.

Director, Research and Training Program on Poverty and Public Policy.

Ph.D., Massachussetts Institute of Technology

Dr. Danziger's research focuses on trends in poverty and inequality, and the effects of economic and demographic changes and government social programs on disadvantaged groups. He is currently studying the effects of the Great Recession and the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 on workers and families.

Recent Publications

Books

Bailey, Martha J., and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2013. Legacies of the War on Poverty. New York: Russell Sage Foundation. Abstract. Publisher Link .

Cancian, Maria, and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2009. Changing Poverty, Changing Policies. New York: Russell Sage. Abstract. Publisher Link .

Danziger, Sheldon H., and Cecilia Elena Rouse. 2007. The Price of Independence: The Economics of Early Adulthood. New York: Russell Sage Foundation. Abstract.

Blank, Rebecca M., Sheldon H. Danziger, and Robert F. Schoeni. 2006. Working and Poor: How Economic and Policy Changes Are Affecting Low-Wage Workers. New York: Russell Sage Foundation. Abstract.

Danziger, Sheldon H., and Peter Gottschalk. 2004. Diverging Fortunes: Trends in Poverty and Inequality. Russell Sage Foundation and Population Reference Bureau. Abstract.

Danziger, Sheldon H., and Robert Haveman. 2002. Understanding Poverty. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. Abstract.

Journal Articles

Pfeffer, Fabian T., Sheldon H. Danziger, and Robert F. Schoeni. 2013. "Wealth Disparities Before and After the Great Recession." Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, 650(1): 98-123. DOI. Abstract.

Schmidt, Lucie G., and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2012. "Filling holes in the safety net? Material hardship and subjective well-being among disability benefit applicants and recipients after the 1996 welfare reform." Social Science Research, 41(6): 1581-97. DOI. Abstract.

Grieger, Lloyd, and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2011. "Who Receives Food Stamps During Adulthood? Analyzing Repeatable Events With Incomplete Event Histories." Demography, 48(4): 1601-1614. DOI. Abstract.

Danziger, Sheldon H., and David Ratner. 2010. "Labor Market Outcomes and the Transition to Adulthood." The Future of Children, 20(1): 133-158. Public Access.

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