Poverty & Inequality News

February, 2017
The Russell Sage Foundation is seeking applications from early career researchers for projects that deepen our understanding of intergenerational mobility by using recently released statistics on mobility from the... More
February, 2017
Do you want to analyze the impact of state budget and tax policy choices on low-income residents Here’s your opportunity: The Center on Budget & Policy Priorities is accepting applications for the 2017 class of... More
February, 2017
The International Comparisons website is hiring a research assistant to assist with creating and updating content. The website compares the United States to 11 other countries on a wide range of evaluative indicators.... More
January, 2017
The Russell Sage Foundation is soliciting applications for two summer training institutes, one focused on computational social science and the other on methods of social-science genomics. The institutes are open to... More
January, 2017
The 2017 Children and Families Policy Symposium explores the challenges that fragile families face and considers pathways to stability. The speaker lineup includes CPI research group leader Kathryn Edin. The conference... More
January, 2017
The University of Kentucky Center for Poverty Research is soliciting proposals on food security using data from the Panel Study of Income Dynamics. Proposals are due by March 29, 2017.
January, 2017
The Commission on Evidence-Based Policymaking will hold a public hearing in San Francisco on February 9, 2017. The hearing will provide an opportunity for stakeholders to present their views on using data to improve how... More
January, 2017
The Washington Center for Equitable Growth is soliciting proposals that analyze whether and how structural changes in the U.S. economy, particularly related to economic inequality, affect economic growth. Letters of... More
January, 2017
The Institute for Research on Poverty (IRP) invites scholars from underrepresented racial and ethnic populations to apply for its 2017–2018 Scholar-in-Residence Program. Scholars will spend one week at IRP or one of its... More
January, 2017
The Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research at Cornell University is recruiting a two-year postdoctoral research fellow to translate social policy research for local, state, and national policymakers and... More

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