Don't miss the latest complimentary webinar from The Council of State Governments, presented as part of CSG's Capitol Ideas webinar series. "Who's Poor? Measuring Poverty in the States" will take place at 3 p.m. EDT Tuesday, Oct. 1.
Few changes have been made to the official federal poverty measure since it was adopted in 1969 despite growing concern over its accuracy and usefulness. To address these concerns, both governmental and nongovernmental organizations have developed alternative ways of measuring poverty. Learn about a few of those alternatives and how they differ from more traditional poverty measures during this webinar. More...