Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs
Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Moynihan to discuss social media, government access in Sept. 16 webinar

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Whether social media can be an effective tool for governments to increase access for lower income and less-educated citizens will be discussed in a webinar on Wednesday, September 16, featuring La Follette School professor Donald Moynihan.

The webinar, “Government in 140 Characters: Is Social Media a Tool for Greater Access?” will be 1 to 2 p.m. central daylight time. Registration is online.

Moynihan will join Jonathan Schwabish of the Urban Institute in the first in a quarterly series of collaborative webinars hosted by the Institute for Research on Poverty, of which Moynihan is a faculty affiliate, and the Urban Institute. These webinars feature researchers from each institution sharing sophisticated, policy-relevant research related to poverty and inequality.