Category Archives: Reports

New Report: “ABA Task Force on the Financing of Legal Education Report”

New Report: “ABA Task Force on the Financing of Legal Education Report,” 2015.

Policy Brief “Income Support May Reduce Violence for Poor Families”

Policy Brief: Katherine Maurer, Income Support May Reduce Violence for Poor Families, Center for Poverty Research – Davis, 2015.

New Pathways Magazine: “Hispanics in America”

New Pathways Magazine: “Hispanics in America: A Report Card on Poverty, Mobility, and Assimilation,” Spring 2015 [Pathways is a magazine produced by the Stanford Center on Poverty & Inequality].

New Report: “The Poor Get Prison: The Alarming Spread of the Criminalization of Poverty”

IPS-The-Poor-Get-Prison-Cover-309x400New Report: Karen Dolan & Jodi L. Carr, The Poor Get Prison: The Alarming Spread of the Criminalization of Poverty (Inst. for Pol’y Stud. 2015).

New Report: “Why Is There So Much Poverty in California?”

New Report: David B. Grusky et al., Why Is There So Much Poverty in California?: The Causes of California’s Sky-High Poverty and the Evidence Behind the Equal Opportunity Plan for Reducing It (Stan. Center on Poverty and Inequality 2015).

New Report/Article: “Reaching the Rich World’s Poorest Consumers”

New Report: Muhammad Yunus, Frédéric Dalsace, David Menascé & Bénédicte Faivre-Tavignot, Reaching the Rich World’s Poorest Consumers, Harvard Business Review, Mar. 2015.  [Note, the first author is the famous founder of the Grameen Bank and a winner of the Nobel Prize.]

New Report: “Adding Inequality to Injury: The Costs of Failing to Protect Workers on the Job”

New Report: OSHA, Adding Inequality to Injury: The Costs of Failing to Protect Workers on the Job (2015).

Four New Reports from Seattle University School of Law’s Homeless Rights Advocacy Project

Olson, Justin and MacDonald, Scott, Washington’s War on the Visibly Poor: A Survey of Criminalizing Ordinances & Their Enforcement (May 6, 2015). Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2602318

Howard, Joshua and Tran, David, At What Cost: The Minimum Cost of Criminalizing Homelessness in Seattle and Spokane (May 6, 2015). Available at SSRN:  http://ssrn.com/abstract=2602530

Lurie, Kaya and Schuster, Breanne, Discrimination at the Margins: The Intersectionality of Homelessness And Other Marginalized Groups (May 6, 2015). Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2602532

Ortiz, Javier and Dick, Matthew, The Wrong Side of History: A Comparison of Modern and Historical Criminalization Laws (May 6, 2015). Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2602533

-Congrats to Sara Rankin and her students for this work!  =)

New Report: “A Subsidized Jobs Program for the 21st Century: Unlocking Labor-Market Opportunities for All Who Seek Work”

New Report: Rachel West, Rebecca Vallas & Melissa Boteach, A Subsidized Jobs Program for the 21st Century: Unlocking Labor-Market Opportunities for All Who Seek Work (Center for American Progress 2015).

New Report: “Assessing the Merits of Photo EBT Cards in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program”

New Report: Gregory B. Mills & Christopher Lowenstein, Assessing the Merits of Photo EBT Cards in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (Urban Inst. 2015).  Related NY Times story here.