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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
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

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