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First Annual New Frontiers in Poverty Research Mini Conference (May 21st)

  • Columbia University School of Social Work 1255 Amsterdam Avenue New York, NY, 10027 United States (map)

The Center on Poverty and Social Policy (CPSP) and the Columbia Population Research Center (CPRC) invite you to a mini-conference on "New Frontiers in Poverty Research" on Thursday, May 21 to launch Columbia University's School of Social Work's new Center on Poverty and Social Policy. The program will include new research on poverty and hardship in NYC and the effects of social policies on vulnerable populations in the US, followed by presentations on the everyday lives of the poor by Andrea Elliott (New York Times) and Matthew Desmond (Harvard University).  We hope you can join us for a lively and stimulating event!

Access the conference livestream here.