Poverty Solutions leverages the assets of the university to provide insights on preventing and alleviating poverty. This work can affect the lives of millions of Americans through partnerships with community groups and policy makers to test the most promising solutions possible.
Detroit Partnership on Economic Mobility
Eliminating the Path to Energy Poverty
Improving Health Services for Women Experiencing Homelessness
While education, employment and homeownership have long been considered stepping stones to the middle class, many working families only have access to a separate but unequal set of poor-quality jobs, low-performing schools and declining housing markets that offer few chances for upward mobility.
- Kristin S. Seefeldt
Michigan Poverty & Well-being Map
In the Media
June 23, 2020 | Bridge Detroit
Expert: Jeff Morenoff
June 12, 2020 | Michigan Radio
June 4, 2020 | The American Prospect
Expert: Terri Friedline
A discussion with Luke Shaefer, Alford Young Jr., and Michael S. BarrOff Campus Location @ 2:00pm
- Jul 28 Off Campus Location @ 4:00pm