Yale University

 

Inequality and Life Course Workshop (Soc. 595a/b)

Fall 2014

Vida Maralani

The workshop focuses on theoretical and methodological issues in the areas of the life course (education, training, labor markets, aging as well as family demography), social inequality (class structures, stratification, and social mobility) and related topics. The core of the workshop is devoted to the discussion of ongoing research by faculty and graduate students. The workshop will also include lectures and hands-on practical training in select topics in quantitative research methodology.

210 Prospect Street, Room 203

Fridays, 2:30-4:00 PM

 

Workshop Schedule and Speakers


Date Speaker Topic
Sep 5 Matt Andersson The Power of Love: Childhood Parental Warmth and the Leveling of Educational Health Disparities
Sep 12 Richard Breen Heterogeneous Causal Effects and Sample Selection Bias
Sep 19 Fabian Pfeffer TBA

Sept 26

Eric Grodsky TBA
Oct 3 Mustafa Yavas

Impact of Income Inequality on Income Segregation

Oct 10

Noli Brazil TBA
Oct 17 Candas Pinar How Girls Fare When Only a Son Will Do

Oct 24

NO WORKSHOP FALL BREAK

Oct 31

John Logan TBA

Nov 7

Stine Mollegaard Pedersen SPRING BREAK
Nov 14 Vida Maralani Cohort Trends in Educational Inequalities by Non-Cognitive Skills and Family Socioeconomic Status
Nov 21 Lawrence Wu TBA

Nov 28

NO WORKSHOP Happy Thanksgiving!
Dec 5

Yu Xie

TBA
   

Papers are only available to participants of this workshop. If you are not a participant and you would like to request a paper, please contact the speaker directly.

Take a glance at the SPRING 2014 calendar here.