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Jan 5 2017 | KQED
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David Grusky, Director of the Center on Poverty and Inequality, explains the upward mobility crisis in the United States. 
Dec 13 2016 | Stanford News
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Young people entering the workforce today are far less likely to earn more than their parents when compared to children born two generations before them, according to a new study by Stanford researchers, Raj Chetty and David Grusky.
Dec 6 2016 | Stanford News
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The Stanford Center on Poverty and Inequality intends to reverse some of the negative effects of technology through a new initiative, the Stanford Poverty and Technology Lab. The lab will bring together Stanford students and faculty, Silicon Valley leaders, and experts in the government and...
Nov 11 2016 | Stanford News
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In this Wide Angle video, Raj Chetty, professor of economics at Stanford, says that because education is central to reducing inequality and increasing mobility, we should increase support for schools that effectively serve large numbers of disadvantaged youth.
Oct 20 2016
Posted in: CPI, IRiSS
A new online course on poverty and inequality in the United States beginning Tuesday, October 11 Enroll now ​It’s a special moment in U.S. history in which income inequality has reached unprecedented levels, poverty remains extreme, and racial and gender inequalities are intransigent. Why is there...