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  • New administrative-data framework will help measure and evaluate the success of social service programs designed to reduce poverty and inequality.
  • Explore data on test scores, socioeconomic status, school district characteristics, and racial and economic segregation across the United States.
  • A new study by research group leader Raj Chetty explores the relationship between income and life expectancy.
  • Monitoring 14 key sites representing different types of U.S. poverty.
  • Building a new administrative-data infrastructure to monitor trends in labor market outcomes and to develop new capacities to evaluate programs and policies.

CPI News & Events

  • Stanford Center on Poverty and Inequality to lead innovation and evaluation program for reducing poverty and inequality. The Stanford Center on Poverty and Inequality launched today a new $3 million partnership with Third Sector Capital... More
  • Why do poverty and eviction come together? Find out when CPI research group leader Matthew Desmond presents results from his widely heralded book, Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City.  Monday, October 17, Obendorf Event Center... More
  • After police were accused of beating an unarmed black man in Milwaukee, 911 calls from the black community fell dramatically, according to a new paper by CPI research group leader Matthew Desmond and his co-authors.... More
  • During the Great Recession, the safety net protected children from the adverse shocks of income losses, particularly children from more disadvantaged backgrounds, according to a new working paper by Marianne Bitler, CPI research group... More
  • Immigration has a very small long-term impact on the wages and employment of native-born workers, according to a new report by CPI affiliate Francine D. Blau and Christopher Mackie.