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Real-World Perspectives on Poverty Solutions

September 17, 2021 @ 12:30 pm - 1:15 pm

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Join us for Real-World Perspectives on Poverty Solutions, a virtual series to ignite new conversations and deepen our understanding about poverty prevention and alleviation strategies and programs.


September 17, 2021
*special time: 12:30-1:15 p.m.*


Los Angeles mayor in conversation about the future of affordable housing

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In partnership with Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning

September 24, 2021


Co-executive director of the Georgetown Center on Poverty & Inequality in conversation about approaches to economic redistribution

Streamed Live Here.

October 1, 2021 


Assistant professor of organizational studies at the University of Michigan and author of “Constructing Community: Urban Governance, Development and Inequality in Boston”

Streamed Live Here.

In partnership with Department of Sociology and Organizational Studies program 

October 8, 2021


Assistant professor of public policy and political science at Duke University and author of “State of Empowerment: Low-income Families and the New Welfare State”
Streamed Live Here.
October 15, 2021


Associate professor of social work at the University of Michigan and author of “Banking on a Revolution: Why Financial Technology Won’t Save a Broken System”

Streamed Live Here.

In partnership with Center on Finance, Law & Policy

October 22, 2021


Senior national correspondent at HuffPost and author of “The Ten Year War: Obamacare and the Unfinished Crusade for Universal Coverage” 
Streamed Live Here.
(Photo by JD Scott) 
October 29, 2021


Assistant professor of physics at the University of New Hampshire and author of “The Disordered Cosmos: A Journey into Dark Matter, Spacetime, and Dreams Deferred” 

Streamed Live Here.

In partnership with Physics Department and Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering Department

November 5, 2021 


Faculty director of Poverty Solutions, Hermann and Amalie Kohn professor of social justice and social policy, professor of social work, and associate dean for research and policy engagement at the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy at U-M in conversation about universal child allowance

Streamed Live Here.


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