Past Events

Oct 10, 2014

The Effect of the District of Columbia Supplemental EITC on Poverty, Employment, and Income Growth

The Effect of the District of Columbia Supplemental EITC on Poverty, Employment, and Income Growth

  • Friday, October 10th
    • 3:00-4:30 PM, Mark C. Berger Seminar: Bradley Hardy (American University) "The Effect of the District of Columbia Supplemental EITC on Poverty, Employment, and Income Growth", BE 305

Sep 20, 2013

Five Decades of Food Stamps

SNAP Conference Schedule

A Research Conference sponsored by
University of Kentucky Center for Poverty Research
University of Wisconsin Institute for Research on Poverty

Funding Support Provided by
Ford Foundation
Annie E. Casey Foundation

Hosted at
The Brookings Institution

 

The Effect of SNAP on Poverty

Image source: Smeeding, T., D. Jolliffe, and L. Tiehen. 2013. "The Effect of SNAP on Poverty." University of Kentucky Center for Poverty Research Discussion Paper Series, DP2013-06.

Mar 30, 2012

Two Can Live as Cheaply as One... But Three's a Crowd

Seminar at the University of Kentucky in B&E, room 248.
Speaker: Chris Bollinger, University of Kentucky

Mar 23, 2012

The Impact of Minimum Wage Increases on the Provision of Employer-Sponsored Insurance

Seminar at the University of Kentucky in B&E, room 248.
Speaker: Kosali Simon, Indiana University

Mar 21, 2012

Percent Plans, Automatic Admissions, and College Entry

Seminar at the University of Kentucky in B&E, room 305.
Speaker: Isaac McFarlin, University of Michigan

Mar 09, 2012

Higher Education Subsidies and Human Capital Mobility

Seminar at the University of Kentucky in B&E, room 305. 
Speaker: John Kennan, University of Wisconsin

Apr 28, 2011

Cost of Living and the Supplemental Poverty Measure

A Research Forum sponsored by UKCPR, U.S. Census Bureau, and The Brookings Institution. 
 
Conference agenda available here

Apr 15, 2011

War and Marriage: Assortative Mating and the World War II G.I. Bill

Seminar at the University of Kentucky in B&E, room 305.
Speaker: Marianne Page, University of California, Davis

Mar 25, 2011

Schooling Laws, School Quality, and the Returns to Schooling

Seminar at the University of Kentucky in B&E, room 313.
Speaker: Mel Stephens, University of Michigan

Feb 09, 2011

Running and Jumping Variables in Regression Discontinuity Designs

Seminar at the University of Kentucky in B&E, room 324.
Speaker: Jason Lindo, University of Oregon

Feb 02, 2011

Unpacking Aspirations: Class and Race Differences in Girls' Future Plans

Seminar at the University of Kentucky in POT, room 1645.
Speaker: Jessica Hardie, Penn State University 

Nov 19, 2010

The Short-Term Mortality Consequences of Income Receipt

Seminar at the University of Kentucky in B&E, room 305.
Speaker: William Evans, University of Notre Dame

Oct 22, 2010

How Does Your Kindergarten Classroom Affect Your Earnings? Evidence from Project STAR

Seminar at the University of Kentucky in B&E, room 213.
Speaker: Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach, Northwestern University

Oct 15, 2010

The Consumption Value of Postsecondary Education

Seminar at the University of Kentucky in B&E, room 313.
Speaker: Brian Jacob, University of Michigan

Sep 29, 2010

Workplace Concentration of Immigrants

Seminar at the University of Kentucky in POT, floor 18. 
Speakers: Seth Sanders, Duke University

Oct 02, 2009

Appalachia and the Legacy of the War on Poverty

Conference agenda available here.

Apr 12, 2007

Ten Years After: Evaluating the Long-Term Effects of Welfare Reform on Children, Families, Welfare, and Work

Conference agenda available here.

Oct 07, 2004

Program Evaluation, Human Capital, and Labor Market Public Policy

A Research Conference in Honor of Mark C. Berger. 
 
Conference agenda available here