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How Well-Being Measures Can Help Communities Fight Poverty and Despair

Institute for Research on Poverty Webinar - Anita Chandra and Carol Graham

Event Details

Date
Wednesday, December 4, 2019
Time
1-2 p.m.
Location
Online register at: https://www.irp.wisc.edu/resource/how-well-being-measures-can-help-communities-fight-poverty-and-des
Description
In this webinar, Anita Chandra, Vice President and Director, RAND Social and Economic Well-Being, and Carol Graham, the Leo Pasvolsky Senior Fellow and Research Director – Global Economy and Development, will discuss how measures of well-being can improve our understanding of poverty, inequality, and despair. They will explain what well-being is, how it is different from other types of measures, and how it can inform better policy and better investments, especially at the community level.
Cost
Free

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