Poorest of the Poor (conference, 2007)

Poorest of the Poor (February 5, 2007)
Measurement Techniques and Poverty
Introduction, Daniel Herwitz, Director, U-M Institute for the Humanities

“Estimating Poverty Worldwide: A Normative, Political and Methodological Challenge,” Sanjay Reddy, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University

“On (Not) Measuring Poverty,” Jonathan Morduch, Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, New York University

Poorest of the Poor (February 6, 2007)
Poverty in the United States; Up and Down the Class Ladder

“America’s Persisting Poverty Problem,” Sheldon Danziger, U-M Ford School of Public Policy

“The Hidden Poor: Middle Class Bankruptcy in the U.S.,” Teresa Sullivan, U-M Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs

“Low-income Wealth at Risk: Subprime Mortgage Lending and Financial Market Incentives,” Raphael Bostic, School of Policy, Planning and Development, University of  Southern California