2018-2019

Fall 2018

Thursday, August 23
Welcome Mixer for Cornell Population Center, the Center for the Study of Inequality, the Institute for the Social Sciences and the Roper Center
3:30PM-5:00PM, CHE Commons

Friday, August 31
Ellis Monk (Sociology, Harvard University)
Rethinking Ethnoracial Inequality in the U.S. & Brazil: The Consequences of Bodily Capital
3:30PM-5:00PM, Uris Hall G08
Sponsored by the Center for the Study of Inequality

Monday, September 17
Bruce Western (Sociology, Columbia University)
Homeward: Life in the Year After Prison
5:00PM, Location TBD
Hosted by the Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research and co-sponsored by the Center for the Study of Inequality, the Cornell Population Center and the Institute for the Social Sciences

Friday, September 28 – Saturday, September 29, 2018
Politics of Race, Immigration, and Ethnicity Consortium (PRIEC)
Cornell University
Hosted by Sergio Garcia-Rios and Jamila Michener, Department of Government, Cornell University and supported by the Center for the Study of Inequality

Thursday, October 4
James Forman Jr. (Law, Yale University)
Locking Up our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America
4:30PM-6:00PM, followed by reception and book signing, Alice Statler Auditorium
Co-sponsored by the Center for the Study of Inequality and the Institute for the Social Sciences

Friday, October 12
Sam Friedman (Sociology, London School of Economics) and Daniel Laurison (Sociology, Swarthmore College)
The Class Ceiling: Why it Pays to be Privileged
3:30PM-5:00PM, Uris Hall G08
Sponsored by the Center for the Study of Inequality

Thursday, October 18
Natasha K. Warikoo (Education, Harvard University)
1:25PM-2:40PM, Klarman Hall KG70 (Rhodes-Rawlings Auditorium)
The Diversity Bargain: And Other Dilemmas of Race, Admissions, and Meritocracy at Elite Universities
Meets as part of Controversies About Inequality

Thursday, October 25 – Friday, October 26, 2018
An Equal Start: Policy and Practice to Promote Equality of Opportunity for Children
Cornell University
Hosted by the Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research and co-sponsored by the Center for the Study of Inequality and the Cornell Population Center

Friday, October 26
Virginia Eubanks (Political Science, SUNY – Albany)
Automating Inequality: How High-Tech Tools Profile, Police, and Punish the Poor
3:30PM-5:00PM, Gates Hall G01
Co-sponsored by the Center for the Study of Inequality and Information Science

Friday, November 2
Alice Hanson Cook – Lois Gray Distinguished Lecture
Inside the Black Box: The Gendered Language of Performance Assessment
Shelley Correll (Sociology, Stanford University)
3:30PM-5:00PM, Klarman Hall KG70 (Rhodes-Rawlings Auditorium)
Co-sponsored by the Center for the Study of Inequality, the Institute for the Social Sciences, FGSS, and ILR School

Thursday, November 8 – Friday, November 9, 2018
Deep Wounds: Social Determinants of Health Inequalities
Keynote Address by Robert Hummer (UNC-Chapel Hill)
G10 Biotechnology Building (Keynote) and Statler Hotel, Cornell University
Co-hosted by the Center for the Study of Inequality and the Cornell Population Center

Tuesday, November 13
Joanna Dreby (Sociology, SUNY – Albany)
Everyday Illegal: When Policies Undermine Immigrant Families
1:25PM-2:40PM, Klarman Hall KG70 (Rhodes-Rawlings Auditorium)
Meets as part of Controversies About Inequality

Spring 2019

Friday, January 25
Kathy Phillips (Columbia Business School)
Understanding and Capturing the Value of Diversity: A Special Look at Gender
12:20PM 202 Uris Hall
As part of Department of Psychology Colloquium Series and co-sponsored by the Center for the Study of Inequality

Friday, February 1
Lonnie Berger (School of Social Work, University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Can Improving Access to Economic Resources Prevent Child Maltreatment? Preliminary Results from a Randomized Experiment
12:00PM-1:15PM, Mann 102
As part of Innovations in Population Science Seminar Series and co-sponsored by the Cornell Population Center, the Center for the Study of Inequality, and the Institute for the Social Sciences

Tuesday, February 5
Filiz Garip (Professor, Sociology)
Networks, Diffusion and Inequality
11:45 am-1:00 pm, Uris Hall 360 (CSI Conference Room)
As part of the Inequality Discussion Group sponsored by the Center for the Study of Inequality

Tuesday, February 19
Gary Fields (Professor, Economics and International and Comparative Labor)
Panel Income Changes and Changing Relative Income Inequality
11:45 am-1:00 pm, Uris Hall 360 (CSI Conference Room)
As part of the Inequality Discussion Group sponsored by the Center for the Study of Inequality

Friday, March 1
Monica Alexander (Sociology and Statistical Sciences, University of Toronto)
Combining Facebook and traditional survey data to predict migrant stocks in the United States
12:00PM-1:15PM, Mann 102
As part of Innovations in Population Science Seminar Series and co-sponsored by the Cornell Population Center, the Center for the Study of Inequality, and the Institute for the Social Sciences

Tuesday, March 5
Hope Harvey (Postdoctoral Associate, Policy Analysis and Management)
Children’s Patterns of Residence in Doubled-up Households
11:45 am-1:00 pm, Uris Hall 360 (CSI Conference Room)
As part of the Inequality Discussion Group sponsored by the Center for the Study of Inequality

Tuesday, March 5
Rosana Pinheiro-Machado (Anthropology, Federal University of Santa Maria)
From Hope to Hate: The Rise of Conservative Subjectivity in Brazil
4:30PM, AD White House
Sponsored by the Latin American Studies Program with co-sponsorship by the Center for the Study of Inequality

Tuesday, March 26
Alexandra Cooperstock (Ph.D. Student, Sociology)
The Demographics of School District Secession
11:45 am-1:00 pm, Uris Hall 360 (CSI Conference Room)
As part of the Inequality Discussion Group sponsored by the Center for the Study of Inequality

Friday, April 12
Stacy A. Sinclair (Psychology, Princeton University)
You Are Who You Know: How subtle ethnic associations and interpersonal interactions shape one another
12:20PM, 202 Uris Hall
As part of Department of Psychology Colloquium Series and co-sponsored by the Center for the Study of Inequality

Tuesday, April 16
Meaghan Mingo (Ph.D. Student, Sociology)
Structures and Stereotypes: Teachers’ Views and Use of Discipline in Middle Schools
11:45 am-1:00 pm, Uris Hall 360 (CSI Conference Room)
As part of the Inequality Discussion Group sponsored by the Center for the Study of Inequality

Friday, April 19
Kimberly Kay Hoang (Sociology, University of Chicago)
Playing in the Gray: Offshoring and Foreign Investment in Frontier Markets
3:30PM, 401 Physical Sciences Building
Sponsored by the Center for the Study of Inequality

Tuesday, April 30
Mario Molina (Ph.D. Candidate, Sociology)
Resting on Your Laurels? Status Dynamics and Individual Performance in a Large Online Community
11:45 am-1:00 pm, Uris Hall 360 (CSI Conference Room)
As part of the Inequality Discussion Group sponsored by the Center for the Study of Inequality

Friday, May 3
Deborah Carr (Sociology, Boston University)
Golden Years?: Social Inequalities in Later Life
Time: 12:00PM, 102 Mann Library
As part of Innovations in Population Science Seminar Series and co-sponsored by the Cornell Population Center, the Center for the Study of Inequality, and the Institute for the Social Sciences

Thursday, May 30 – Friday, May 31, 2019
Inequality, Entropy, and Econophysics
Columbia University
Co-sponsored by the Center for the Study of Inequality