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Jared Bernstein to highlight Poverty Institute conference

January 26, 2012

Jared Bernstein, former economic adviser to Vice-President Joe Biden, will be the keynote speaker at the Poverty Institute’s 5th annual Budget Rhode Map Conference. Bernstein will speak about income inequality and upward mobility. Bernstein is a senior fellow at the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, a Washington, D.C.-based think tank that studies economic issues and public budgets.

The conference, which will be held at Rhodes-on-the-Pawtuxet on Feb. 16, will also feature panels on workforce development and the state human services budget. For further information, contact Jennifer Leigh at 401-456-2752.

 

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  1. January 26, 2012 8:33 pm

    Thanks to WRNI for posting this! Feel free to call the number listed, or visit http://www.budgetconference2012.eventbrite.com to register.

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