Comparative Poverty Research

December 13, 2017

David Brady discusses the comparative study of policy and poverty, and the value of an international perspective in the study of poverty

Discussants

David Brady is Professor in the School of Public Policy and Director of the Blum Initiative on Global and Regional Poverty at the University of California, Riverside. He wrote Rich Democracies, Poor People: How Politics Explain Poverty (Oxford University Press). 

Joseph Nathan Cohen co-hosts The Annex and directs the Sociocast Project. He is an Associate Professor of Sociology at the City University of New York, Queens College. He wrote Financial Crisis in American Households: The Basic Expenses That Bankrupt the Middle Class (2017, Praeger) and co-authored Global Capitalism: A Sociological Perspective (2010, Polity). Twitter: @jncohen

Leslie Hinkson co-hosts The Annex. She is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at Georgetown University. Her recent book is Subprime Health: Debt and Race in U.S. Medicine(2017 University of Minnesota Press).

Gabriel Rossman co-hosts The AnnexHe is an Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of California, Los Angeles. He wrote Climbing the Charts: What Radio Airplay Tells Us about the Diffusion of Innovation(2015, Princeton) Twitter: @GabrielRossman

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