poverty related articles

Stanford Center on Poverty and Inequality Issues Its First Annual Report

Stanford Center on Poverty and Inequality Issues Its First Annual Report

In the report, some of the nation’s leading economists examine labor markets, poverty indicators, income and wealth inequality, the safety net, and poverty’s impact on health and education.

The Huge Racial Gap in Poverty Rates

The Huge Racial Gap in Poverty Rates

There were 731,000 more blacks living in poverty in 2010 than was the case in 2009.