Session 212
The Measurement and Demography of Poverty

Saturday, May 2
10:45 AM - 12:15 PM
Aqua 310
Level 3

Chair: Robert D. Plotnick, University of Washington
Discussant: Robert M. Hauser, National Research Council (NRC)
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. 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.

4. 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).

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