Social Stratification, Inequality and Mobility


Faculty speaker: Natasha Quadlin (UCLA Sociology)

Friday, October 15th, 11:00am-12:15pm

"Organizing and Documenting Your Workflow in Stata (and Perhaps Other Softwares)"

Guest speaker: Jayanti Owens (Brown University)-- cosponsored with EWG

Tuesday, November 2nd, 11am-12pm

"Double Jeopardy: Teacher Biases, Racialized Organizations, and the Production of Racial Disparities in Schoo Discipline"


Weekly member meetings

Wednesdays at 2:30pm 

Guest speaker: Xi Song (Penn)

"Occupation-Based Socioeconomic Index with Percentile Ranks" (Cancelled)

Guest speaker: Richard Pitt (UCSD) – co-sponsored with FWG

Thursday, April 8th, 12-1pm

"Family Matters: The Impact of Family on Postdoctoral Attrition from the Academy"

Graduate student speaker: Nicholas DiRago

Friday, May 14th, 10am-12pm

Workshop: Introduction to Spatial Bias, Weighting, and Regression

Guest speaker: Yasmiyn Irizarry (UT-Austin) – co-sponsored with REWG

Wednesday, May 19th, 1-2pm

"Race-Shifting in the United States: Latinxs, Skin Tone, and Ethnoracial Alignments"

Guest speaker: Ravaris Moore (LMU)

Thursday, May 20th, 12-1pm

"Do Police Shootings Alter the Demand for Police Intervention?"

Guest speaker: Hyunjoon Park (Penn) – co-sponsored with FWG

Monday, May 24th, 11am-12pm

"The Luxury of Family: Growing Educational Differentials in Family Life in South Korea" 


Weekly member meetings

Thursdays at 1pm

Graduate student speaker: Nick DiRago

Friday, March 5th, 11am-1pm

Workshop: Introduction to Spatial Data and Visualization


Weekly member meetings

Fridays at 10am

Guest Speaker: Josh Seim (USC) – hosted by USC

Friday, September 25th, 12-1:30pm

Virtual Book Launch: "Bandage, Sort, and Hustle: Ambulance Crews on the Front Lines of Urban Suffering" 

Guest Speaker: Stefanie DeLuca (Johns Hopkins) – hosted by USC

Tuesday, October 13th, 12-1pm

Social Innovation Speaker Series


Guest Speaker: Sharon Sassler, Cornell University

Thursday April 4, 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm, Haines 279

"Whither Marriage? Cohabitation, and the Diverging Union Outcomes of More & Less Advantaged Americans"

Guest Speaker: Tomás Jimenez, Stanford University

Wednesday May 15, 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm, Pub Affairs 4240

The Other Side of Assimilation: How Immigrants Are Changing American Life

Student Work In Progress-  Ryan Cho and Isaac Jilbert

Tuesday May 28, Time and Location TBD

Graduate Students Ryan Cho and Isaac Jilbert will present on their respective work


Guest Speaker: Daniel Schneider, University of California, Berkeley

Thursday January 31

Parental Exposure to Routine Work Schedule Uncertainty and Child Behavior

Guest Speaker: Kristin Turney, University of California, Irivine

Wednesday February 13, 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm, Haines 279

Vicarious and Contingent Consequences of Adolescent Police Exposure


Welcome and Introductions

Wednesday October 10, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Haines 215

Guest Speakers: Richard Sander, UCLA Law and Yana Kucheva, City College of NY

Friday October 19, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm, Haines 279

"Understanding Patterns of Housing Desegregation, 1970-1990: African American Mobility and the Contingent Nature of Stable Integration"

Guest Speaker: Sam Friedman, London School of Economics

Monday November 19, 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm, Haines 279

"The Decline and Persistence of the ‘Old Boy’: Private Schools and Elite Recruitment 1897-2016"

Student Work In Progress-  Amber Villalobos and Taylor Aquino 

Monday November 13th, 10:30am- 12:00pm, Haines 279

Graduate Students Amber Villalobos and Taylor Aquino will present on their respective work