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October, 2016
CPI research group leaders Raj Chetty and Emmanuel Saez and Glory Liu discuss inequality, opportunity, and social mobility during the "Election 2016" course, offered this fall at Stanford. The course attempts to make... More
October, 2016
Read recent press coverage of our affiliates and their research: Kathryn Edin - Tackling Deep Poverty Sean Reardon - Common Core Raj Chetty - The American Dream David Grusky - Inequality Quiz David Card - Resurrecting... More
October, 2016
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... More
October, 2016
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, ... More
October, 2016
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
October, 2016
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... More
October, 2016
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.
September, 2016
Read recent press coverage of our affiliates and their research: Matthew Desmond in FiveThirtyEight: Undercounting Eviction Raj Chetty in The New York Times: Housing Bias and Segregation David Grusky in Christian... More
September, 2016
Enroll now in our new online course on poverty and inequality in the United States, beginning Tuesday, October 11.It’s a special moment in U.S. history in which income inequality has reached unprecedented levels,... More
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

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