Saturday, May 2 / 10:45 AM - 12:15 PM   •   Aqua 310

Session 212:
The Measurement and Demography of Poverty

Discussant: Robert M. Hauser, National Research Council (NRC)
Chair: Robert D. Plotnick, University of Washington
Discussant: Irwin Garfinkel, Columbia University
Discussant: Neeraj Kaushal, Columbia University
Discussant: Deirdre Bloome, University of Michigan

  1. Crisis, Chronic, and Churning: An Analysis of Varying Poverty ExperiencesAshley Edwards, U.S. Census Bureau

  2. The Demography of Inequality: Income, Consumption, and WealthJonathan Fisher, Stanford University ; David Johnson, U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) ; Timothy M. Smeeding, University of Wisconsin-Madison ; Jeffrey Thompson, Federal Reserve Board

  3. Health Care Reform, Health Insurance Benefits and Poverty Measurement: The Impact of Health Care Reform on Poverty in MassachusettsSanders Korenman, CUNY Institute for Demographic Research (CIDR) ; Dahlia Remler, Baruch College, City University of New York (CUNY)

  4. Projecting the Demographic Impact of Anti-Poverty Policy Changes Using the California Poverty MeasureSara Kimberlin, Stanford University ; Marybeth J. Mattingly, University of New Hampshire and Stanford University ; Sarah Bohn, Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC) ; Caroline Danielson, Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC) ; Christopher T. Wimer, Columbia University

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