In the News: SSPF Director Thomas Sugrue on Detroit's Bankruptcy
Penn Social Science and Policy Forum director, Thomas Sugrue, has been widely quoted on Detroit's bankruptcy and its implications. His article on the impact of bankruptcy on Detroit's fragile middle class was published in the New Yorker, he appeared three times on MSNBC (Richard Lui and Jansing and Co), and was the subject of lengthy interviews in Le Monde, The Toronto Globe and Mail, Linkiesta (Italy), on public radio affiliates in Detroit and San Francisco, and on the nationwide MajorityFM. In addition, Sugrue's research and commentary on Detroit has been featured in such diverse publications as the Financial Times, Washington Post, The New York Times, Think Progress, The Root, Time Weekly (China), Deadline Detroit, The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Nation, In These Times, and Esquire.
The Life You Can Save: Effective Giving to Improve the Health and Welfare of the Global Poor (Peter Singer)10/22/2014 - 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Harrison Auditorium, Penn Museum (3260 South Street)
Co-sponsored by the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, The Penn Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, The Year of Health, The Center for High Impact Philanthropy, The Center for Public Health Initiatives, and The Wharton Social Impact Initiative.
The event is free, but please register here.
Rethinking the Demographic Risks of Poverty: Prevalences and Penalties in a Comparative Global Perspective (David Brady)11/05/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
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