Zach Parolin is a Post-Doctoral Researcher at the Center on Poverty & Social Policy at Columbia University and incoming Assistant Professor at Bocconi University in Milan. His research focuses on the measurement and determinants of poverty and social inequality in high-income countries. He has published his research in Social Forces, Demography, The Lancet Public Health and elsewhere, with a forthcoming book on poverty and social policy at Oxford University Press. You can follow him here.

July 3, 2020


Pandemic and Poverty

What the pandemic teaches us about poverty measurements

Since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic in the United States, more than 40 million people have applied for unemployment benefits.