of Detroiters report losing a job
during the pandemic
Our research approach focuses on prevention and alleviation of poverty through many levels of intervention. We embrace and encourage action-oriented collaborations with community-based organizations.
We address poverty alleviation and prevention from several angles and paths of study. Explore our key issues for a comprehensive collection of research, data tools, policy briefs and more.
Our working papers, journal articles, and policy briefs examine policies and programs that have the potential to expand economic opportunity and reduce poverty.
Associate professor of Business Economics and Public Policy, Ross School of Business
Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Michigan Medical School, Department of Psychiatry
Assistant Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts; Assistant Professor, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy; Faculty Affiliate, Population Studies Center, Institute for Social Research
Professor, Health Behavior & Health Education, School of Public Health; Director, Detroit Community-Academic Urban Research Center
Professor of Public Policy, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy; Professor of Economics; Research Professor, Survey Research Center; Research Professor, Population Studies Center, Institute for Social Research
Walter H. Annenberg Professor of Education Policy, Professor of Economics Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy; Professor, School of Education; Professor, Department of Economics, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts