Media Coverage

A basic income really could end poverty forever
07/17/2017
Vox
Expert: H. Luke Shaefer

There are fewer and fewer avenues to the middle class for low-income families
07/13/2017
Michigan Radio
Expert: Kristin Seefeldt

The return of welfare reform
06/30/2017
Vox
Expert: Luke Shaefer

Why poverty is not a personal choice, but a reflection of society
06/30/2017
The Conversation
Expert: Shervin Assari

Employment helps white men’s health more than women and blacks
06/22/2017
The Conversation
Expert: Shervin Assari

What happens if you replace every social program with a universal basic income
05/31/2017
Vox
Expert: Luke Shaefer

Cash Assistance for Child Poverty (Podcast)
05/24/2017
The Brookings Institution
Expert: H. Luke Shaefer

Bankole: Universities boosting investments in Detroit
05/18/2017
The Detroit News

Author H. Luke Shaefer shares his research on poverty in the United States
05/16/2017
The Michigan Daily
Expert: H. Luke Shaefer

Child poverty in the US is a disgrace. Experts are embracing this simple plan to cut it.
04/27/2017
Vox
Expert: Luke Shaefer

Event to highlight university-Detroit partnership in research and learning
04/20/2017
The University Record

Fighting Child Poverty With a Universal Child Allowance
04/19/2017
The American Prospect
Expert: H. Luke Shaefer

Deadline Now: Living on Two Dollars a Day
03/31/2017
Deadline Now
Expert: H. Luke Shaefer

U-M seeks participation in summer youth employment program
03/20/2017
The University Record

Is It Better to Be Poor in Bangladesh or the Mississippi Delta?
03/16/2017
The Atlantic
Expert: Luke Shaefer

Your Call: Abandoned and socially isolated poor women
02/22/2017
Your Call
Expert: Kristin Seefeldt

‘$2.00 a Day’ authors talk book’s creation and future film adaptation
02/08/2017
The Michigan Daily
Expert: H. Luke Shaefer

Column: We need to fix the social safety net, not shame those who need it
02/02/2017
PBS News Hour
Expert: Kristin Seefeldt

‘There’s a dignity to this place’: Inside the world of pay-what-you-can restaurants
01/23/2017
The Washington Post

U-M anti-poverty effort seeks to tackle issue, make ‘real difference’
01/17/2017
MLive

UM addressing Detroit poverty with initiative
01/17/2017
The Detroit News

University of Michigan announces efforts to address poverty
01/17/2017
The San Francisco Chronicle

L.A.’s homeless might see a change under President Trump
01/06/2017
Southern California Public Radio

Finding a way to win the war on poverty in America
01/03/2017
Michigan Radio

Beyond Obamacare: What the ACA has meant for Michigan
12/18/2016
Detroit Free Press

The Real ‘Left Behind’ Voters: Black Women
12/09/2016
Newsweek

Giving Every Child a Monthly Check for an Even Start
10/18/2016
The New York Times

New University of Michigan initiative takes aim at poverty in America
10/07/2016
The Detroit Free Press

There Have To Be Better Ways To Fight Poverty. The White House Wants To Find Them.
01/13/2016
The Huffington Post

How Poor Single Moms Survive
12/01/2015
The Atlantic
Expert: Kristin Seefeldt

Rental America: Why the poor pay $4,150 for a $1,500 sofa
10/16/2014
Washington Post
Expert: Michael Barr

The Fleeting Dream of Homeownership
09/09/2014
The Huffington Post
Expert: Trina Shanks