Center News

September, 2016
Interested in becoming more involved with the CPI? To celebrate the start of the school year, we're hosting a welcome reception for undergraduate and graduate students. Please drop by and enjoy the cupcakes, meet our... More
September, 2016
The CPI is hiring an administrator!  The new job entails planning and organizing CPI programs and providing communications, budget, human resources, and operational support to advance the CPI’s mission.
September, 2016
With support from Laura and John Arnold Foundation and the James Irvine Foundation, the Center on Poverty and Inequality aims to improve California’s infrastructure for evaluating and developing policy by building a new... More
September, 2016
Despite Egypt's constitutional guarantees of equality of opportunity, privileged families have a range of options for navigating and subverting the legal provisions, according to a new paper by CPI affiliate Michelle... More
September, 2016
As unemployment increased rapidly during the Great Recession, men were more likely to act abusively toward their romantic partners, according to a new Recession Trends brief.  Read the brief Visit the Recession Trends... More
September, 2016
The CPI is pleased to announce the founding of a Poverty and Technology Lab dedicated to creating novel, lasting, and low-cost solutions to poverty and inequality in the United States. The lab will imagine, build, and... More
September, 2016
The CPI’s annual State of the Union Conference is moving to D.C.! This year's topic: Race, Poverty, and Inequality. The conference will take place in March and will be cosponsored with the Urban Institute. We’ll be... More
September, 2016
The top poverty scholars and policymakers in the country are gathering in late September for a conference in Washington, D.C. examining how the lessons from two decades of welfare reform can help build a safety net for... More
September, 2016
The CPI is building the California Longitudinal Administrative Database (“CLAD”), a new infrastructure that will enable researchers and policymakers to monitor poverty and labor market outcomes and to evaluate policy... More
September, 2016
The U.S. is chock-full of different types of safety nets ... each state has fashioned its very own. In a new paper, CPI New Scholar Sarah K. Bruch, Marcia K. Meyers, and CPI affiliate Janet C. Gornick examine just how... More

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