• 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.
  • The presidential issue of Pathways explores the positions that the candidates are advancing on matters of poverty, mobility, and inequality.
  • 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

  • Does maternal stress show up in the next generation? Indeed it does. It depresses birth outcomes, raises the risk of perinatal complications, and even affects the mental health of the next generation, according to a new working paper by... More
  • Read recent press coverage of our affiliates and their research: Harry Holzer in The Atlantic - ... More
  • CPI affiliate Rucker Johnson discusses intergenerational mobility and equal educational opportunity policies at the 2016 Berkeley-Stanford Conference on Inequality. Watch the video... More
  • The Department of Medicine and the Center on Poverty and Inequality are seeking Stanford students to help evaluate the health effects of two interventions to reduce poverty. This community-based research involves survey design, conducting... More
  • CPI research group leader Sean Reardon discusses the relationship between schooling and educational inequality at the 2016 Berkeley-Stanford Conference on Inequality. ... More