Poverty & Inequality News

November, 2020
The National Poverty Fellows Program, a federal government-university partnership that seeks to build the capacity of poverty and inequality researchers, is calling for applications for a postdoctoral fellowship.... More
November, 2020
The Center on Poverty and Social Policy at Columbia University is seeking a postdoctoral scholar with a social science PhD to conduct analyses of policy proposals related to poverty, inequality, economic security,... More
October, 2020
Russell Sage Foundation calls for submissions to their forthcoming issue on suburban inequality.  Learn more
November, 2019
The Institute for Research on Poverty seeks applicants for research grants that aim to understand and improve employment outcomes for youths from low-income families. Applications are due November 15, 2019. Learn More... More
November, 2019
Check out these exciting interdisciplinary postdoctoral positions:  Inequality in America Initiative (Harvard) Center for Ethics in Society (Stanford) Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society (Stanford)   
October, 2019
The Institute for Research on Poverty is calling for applications for a postdoctoral fellow. The fellow will be in residence at the Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation. Applications are due December 1, 2019.... More
September, 2019
The University of Kentucky Center for Poverty Research calls for research proposals on food insecurity using the Panel Study of Income Dynamics. Letters of intent are due by October 10, 2019.  Learn more  
September, 2019
The official poverty rate declined 0.5 percentage points to 11.8 percent in 2018, but median household income held steady at $63,179. The Supplemental Poverty Measure rate was 13.1 percent in 2018, not statistically... More
September, 2019
A coalition of the country’s top foundations have announced a “grand challenge” to recast debilitating narratives about poverty in the United States. This challenge will provide up to $100,000 in support of new... More
September, 2019
In a new policy brief published by the Migration Policy Institute, CPI affiliate Harry Holzer explores the role that immigration can play in U.S. economic growth.  Explore the brief  

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