New Frontiers In Poverty Research 3rd Annual Conference - May 18

Sponsored by the Center on Poverty and Social Policy and the Columbia Population Research Center

Thursday, May 18, 2017
12:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Columbia School of Social Work, Room 311/312
1255 Amsterdam Avenue
In between 122 
(between 121st and 122nd streets)

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ABOUT THE CONFERENCE:

Established in 2015, the Center on Poverty and Social Policy within the Columbia School of Social Work invites your participation in its third annual conference, on the theme of new frontiers in poverty research. The agenda consists of three sessions:

KEYNOTE SESSION 12:45 – 1:30 p.m.
Reclaiming the American Dream: Creating Genuine Mobility from Poverty
Speakers: David Ellwood  

SESSION ONE 1:30 – 2:45 p.m.

Harnessing the Robin Hood Poverty Tracker to Understand New Dimensions of Poverty in New York City, chaired by Stephanie Phillips
Panelists: Felix Muchomba, Lenna Nepomnyaschy, and Rayven Plaza

SESSION TWO 3:00 – 4:15 p.m.

Simulating Changes in the Safety Net, chaired by Laura Speer

Panelists: Laura Nolan, Jennifer Laird, Jane Waldfogel, and Naomi Zewde

KEYNOTE SESSION 4:15 – 5:15 p.m.

Health Reform, Poverty, and Mobility, moderated, introduction by Heidi Allen

Speakers: Sherry Glied 



QUESTIONS?
Please contact us at CPSP@columbia.edu.
Thank you for your interest in our program. We look forward to seeing you on May 18th!

Full Conference Agenda