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U-M faculty and external partners tackle poverty in Michigan and beyond
September 17, 2018

U-M, Harvard partner to address economic mobility, opioid crisis
September 12, 2018

Latest US poverty statistics: U-M experts can comment
September 10, 2018

Meet the young people who helped fuel U-M’s engine this summer
August 27, 2018

More than $200K Available for Research to Prevent and Alleviate Poverty
August 27, 2018

U-M report: new work requirements for food assistance impact organizations in Washtenaw County
August 7, 2018

School of Nursing faculty co-authors national report on homelessness and health
July 11, 2018

Building Coalitions and Community in Lake County, Michigan
June 13, 2018

Small group math instruction benefits young children
June 11, 2018

Redistribution of wealth could boost consumption rate
May 23, 2018

Detroit Thought Leaders United: Data, Discussion & Collaboration
May 9, 2018

U-M Researchers Aim to Amplify Metro Detroit Voices with $761,000 from Knight Foundation
April 16, 2018

U-M to Host National Experts for New Directions in Basic Income Workshop
April 13, 2018

University of Michigan survey to help local leaders connect with residents, foster democratic engagement with $761,000 from Knight Foundation
April 12, 2018

Energy injustice? Cost, availability of energy-efficient lightbulbs vary with poverty levels
April 11, 2018

Detroit’s youth employment program boosts graduation rates, academic performance
April 10, 2018

Need help avoiding foreclosure in Detroit?
April 10, 2018

A lesson in poverty: Schoolchildren in Michigan struggle with homelessness at high rates
April 5, 2018

Wallenberg Fellow to study whether mobile phones ease poverty
March 23, 2018

How transportation could help alleviate poverty in Benton Harbor
March 21, 2018

U-M, Detroit work to boost economic mobility
March 19, 2018

The road out of poverty: How transportation impacts economic mobility
March 15, 2018

Finding a Sense of Place: U-M Students and Brazilians Working Together
March 13, 2018

Beyond Housing Policy: Human Service Policies to Address Housing Instability
February 26, 2018

The Road Out of Poverty: A Transportation & Economic Mobility Symposium
February 19, 2018

Alleviating poverty: New approaches for Michigan and beyond
February 12, 2018

Poverty Solutions Seeks Student Display Submissions
February 12, 2018

U-M highlights partnerships in Poverty Solutions first-year achievements, announces new investments to fight poverty
January 30, 2018

Poverty Solutions, Community Action and Social Change partner to bring undergraduate students certificate program
January 25, 2018

Simplifying higher ed financial aid: U-Michigan professor to testify before Congress
January 17, 2018

U-M seeks positions to help area youths develop work experience
January 17, 2018

Event: Innovative programs for youth and young adults
January 4, 2018

Detroit-area experts discuss gentrification
December 21, 2017

New map offers snapshot of poverty, well-being in Michigan
December 21, 2017

Job Opportunity: Community Engagement and Relationship Manager 
December 18, 2017

Seven recommendations for ‘pay-for-success’ interventions
December 12, 2017

Call for Proposals for Research to Inform Child Support Policies and Programs
November 21, 2017

When women have access to family planning, income rises and poverty drops
November 17, 2017

Q & A with Olivia Golden, Executive Director of the Center for Law and Social Policy
November 15, 2017

U-M Announces Workshop Opportunity for Junior Scholars: New Directions in Basic Income
November 15, 2017

Prenatal Medicaid benefits boost health gains across generations
November 1, 2017

New Urban Collaboratory tackles emerging city challenges
September 19, 2017

Poverty Solutions Announces Munger Case Competition
September 14, 2017

Poverty Day 2017: U-M expert perspective on new U.S. Census poverty data
September 13, 2017

Up to $220K Available for Research Strategies to Prevent and Alleviate Poverty
September 8, 2017

US poverty, health insurance stats: U-M experts can discuss
September 7, 2017

Grant will support digital tools for underserved job seekers
August 22, 2017

Youth employment program offers mentors, life skills
August 14, 2017

Enterprise models that help alleviate poverty
August 8, 2017

Poor and minority customers lose on mortgage services from banks
July 13, 2017

U-M Launches Summer Jobs Program for Young Adults
June 27, 2017

U-M Receives Grant to Study How Low-cost Family Planning Can Improve Women’s Lives
June 26, 2017

U-M Announces Workshop Opportunity for Research Using 2014 Survey of Income and Program Participation (SIPP)
June 20, 2017

U-M Experts Join Reps. Dingell, Norcross, and Pocan in “Future of Work, Wages & Labor” Discussion
June 20, 2017

Detroit: Community organizing helped stabilize neighborhoods after mortgage crisis
May 31, 2017

Summer Jobs for Youth Success
May 22, 2017

Should the U.S. enact a universal child allowance?
April 30, 2017

Summer Youth Jobs Programs: An Evaluation
April 26, 2017

Cradle to Kindergarten: A New Plan to Combat Inequality
April 25, 2017

Poverty Solutions Engagement Series: Making Housing More Affordable
March 21, 2017

U-M Poverty Expert Delivers Statement to Bipartisan Congressional Commission
February 9, 2017

Fighting poverty: U-M announces new investments in programs
January 17, 2017

U-M President Mark Schlissel discusses new projects to prevent, alleviate poverty
January 17, 2017

Poverty: U-M launches initiative aimed at finding solutions
October 5, 2016