Institute for Research on Poverty Webinar - Bruce Weber and Ann Tickamyer
Rural Poverty Fifty Years After The People Left Behind
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Online - Register at: http://irpwisc.formstack.com/forms/rural_poverty
In this webinar, Bruce Weber of Oregon State University and Ann Tickamyer of Pennsylvania State University will review the nation’s progress in reducing rural poverty in the United States, summarizing what has been learned about changes in the economics, demography and geography of rural poverty and about the impact of the social safety net over the last 50 years, and they will offer suggestions about needed research and policy going forward.