Poverty Research & Policy Podcast
Hosted by David Chancellor
What Does it Cost to Raise a Child? (April 2017)
In this podcast, University of Wisconsin–Madison philosophy professor Harry Brighouse discusses how to think about the costs of raising a child beyond traditional measures, illustrating what philosophers can do for social scientists who study poverty.Music is from "Test Drive" by Zapac.
In this podcast, Anna Gassman-Pines of Duke University talks about a study she completed that links the timing of SNAP benefits in a household to children's end-of-grade achievement test scores.Music is from "Test Drive" by Zapac.
How Do Resources Matter for Health and Quality of Life? (February 2017)
In this podcast, Columbia University professor Julien Teitler discusses a study he conducted with Melissa Martinson, Rayven Plaza, and Nancy Reichman about how income disparities affect cardiovascular health across the lifespan.Music is from "Test Drive" by Zapac.
Does it Matter Where You Get Your Two-Year Degree? (January 2017)
In IRP's 50th podcast episode, IRP National Poverty Fellow Nicole Deterding talks about research she and her colleague, David Pedulla of Stanford University, conducted that examines employers' responses to degrees from for-profit versus non-profit two-year colleges in the early phases of the hiring process.Music is from "Test Drive" by Zapac.