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December, 2019
Co-created by CPI research group leader Nicholas Bloom, the new World Uncertainty Index is the broadest assessment tool yet to track the impact of uncertainty on economic growth. Learn more  
December, 2019
A new study led by CPI affiliate and GSE Assistant Professor Francis Pearman suggests that efforts to address the racial discipline gap could help narrow the black-white achievement gap. This research is the first to... More
November, 2019
The American Voices Project, a qualitative census of everyday life in the U.S., is hiring a Regional Director, a Field Training & Onboarding Manager, and a Creative Recruitment Manager. Apply now! Application for... More
October, 2019
The CPI, together with Third Sector, has developed a new research data infrastructure for human service agencies in Washington and California. This infrastructure is now being used to evaluate the effectiveness of... More
October, 2019
Despite a booming economy, the poverty rate in California has remained intransigently high. Because eligibility for safety net programs doesn’t account for high housing costs, the safety net’s poverty-reducing effect is... More
October, 2019
A new interactive data tool from the Educational Opportunity Project at Stanford University—directed by CPI research group leader Sean Reardon—helps educators, parents, and policymakers examine trends in education for... More
October, 2019
CPI director David Grusky and GRACE CEO Conway Collis discuss a bold plan to eliminate deep child poverty in California.  Read the article   
October, 2019
On the radio program think, CPI research group leader Tomás Jiménez discusses what is lost when immigrants are encouraged to assimilate. Listen to the interview  
October, 2019
The American Voices Project is seeking a student with a background in computer science to conduct data intake and analysis. Responsibilities will include: working with the Google speech-to-text API for the purpose of... More
September, 2019
In a new article in Demography, CPI affiliates Kendra Bischoff and Ann Owens examine the effects of rising income segregation on two types of inequality, the social resources available to students and the school funding... More

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