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News and Events: December 2012

We’re looking forward to welcoming Dr. Sheldon Danziger to the Center & to our upcoming conference co-sponsored with the UC Davis School of Education.

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Meet the 2012-2013 Small Grants Recipients: Jennifer Hook
Assistant Professor of Sociology, University of Southern California

Project Title: Trajectories of Economic Disconnection among Families in the Child Welfare System: Using Administrative Data to Assess Implications for Family Reunification

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Director Ann Stevens Discusses Poverty in California on KQED

Listen to a conversation about the new methodology of measuring poverty released by the US Census Bureau on KQED’s “Forum” program.  Ann Huff Stevens, Director of the Center for Poverty Research and Sarah Bohn, Policy Fellow at the Public Policy Institute of California, discuss what the new measurement means for families and policy makers in California.

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Meet Our Researchers

Ross A. Thompson
Distinguished Professor of Psychology

Ross A. Thompson’s research focuses on the applications of developmental research to public policy concerns, including school readiness and its development, early childhood investments, and early mental health.

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