Visiting and Colloquium Speakers

Spring 2022

Thursday, February 10

Per Engzell ((Leverhulme Centre for Demographic Science, University of Oxford)
Firms and the Intergenerational Transmission of Labor Market Advantage
3-4:30pm, via Zoom - Please email inequality@cornell.edu for information on accessing this program.

Friday, February 18

Siwei Cheng (Sociology, NYU)
Changing Contours: The Polarization of the U.S. Wage Distribution
12-1:15pm, 102 Mann Library
Also available via Zoom - Use this link to access event
CPC Innovations Seminar - Hosted by the Cornell Population Center, and co-sponsored by the Center for the Study of Inequality.

Friday, March 11

Kate Wiesshaar (Sociology, UNC, Chapel Hill)
Gender and Racial Discrimination in Hiring Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Evidence from a Field Experiment of Accountants, 2018-2020
12-1:15pm, Available via Zoom - Use this link to access event
CPC Innovations Seminar - Hosted by the Cornell Population Center, and co-sponsored by the Brooks School of Public Policy, and the Center for the Study of Inequality.

Friday, March 31

Chelsea Singleton (Social, Behavioral, and Population Sciences, Tulane )
Violence and Nutrition: A Historical Synopsis of Associations and Their Influence on Nutrition Equity
3-4:30pm, Available via Zoom - Use this link to register for the event
This event is hosted by the Nutrition Graduate Student Organization at Cornell University, with generous co-sponsorship from the Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research and the Center for the Study of Inequality.

Friday, April 15

Mathew Hauer (Sociology, FSU)
Climate Migration Amplifies Demographic Change and Population Aging
12-1:15pm, 102 Mann Library
Also available via Zoom - Use this link to access event
CPC Innovations Seminar - Hosted by the Cornell Population Center, and co-sponsored by the Center for the Study of Inequality.

Thursday, April 28

Melissa Wilde (Sociology, University of Pennsylvania)
Birth Control Battles: How Race and Class Divided American Religion
3-4:30pm, 525 ILR Conference Center

Friday, April 29

Christopher "Kitt" Carpenter (Economics, Vanderbilt University)
Economic Outcomes for Transgender People and Other Gender Minorities in the United States: First Estimates from a Nationally Representative Sample
12-1:15pm, 102 Mann Library
Also available via Zoom - Use this link to access event
CPC Innovations Seminar - Hosted by the Cornell Population Center, and co-sponsored by the Center for the Study of Inequality.

Friday, April 29

Geoffrey Wodtke (Sociology, University of Chicago)
Toxic Neighborhoods: The Effects of Concentrated Poverty and Environmental Lead Contamination on Early Childhood Development
3-4:15pm, Location: Stimson Hall, G01
This event is hosted by the Department of Sociology and co-sponsored by The Center for the Study of Inequality.

Fall 2021

Wednesday, September 15

Thomas Cushman (Social Sciences & Sociology, Wellesley College)
Freedom of Expression and Individuality: A Sociological Defense
7:30-8:20pm, via Zoom - Please email inequality@cornell.edu for information on accessing this program.
Meets as part of Controversies About Inequality

Friday, September 17

Ridhi Kashyap (Social Demography, University of Oxford)
Can the digital revolution promote gender equality?
12-1:15pm, 102 Mann Library
Also available via Zoom - Use this link to access event
CPC Innovations Seminar - Hosted by the Cornell Population Center, and co-sponsored by the Center for the Study of Inequality.

Thursday, September 23

Ian Lundberg (Postdoctoral Scholar, Sociology, UCLA)
What is Your Estimand? Defining the Target Quantity Connects Statistical Evidence to Theory
3-4:30pm, via Zoom - Please email inequality@cornell.edu for information on accessing this program.
Hosted by the Center for the Study of Inequality

Thursday, October 7

Erin A. Cech (Sociology, University of Michigan)
The Trouble with Passion: How Searching for Fulfilment at Work Fosters Inequality
3-4:30pm, Location: 423 CC ILR Confernce Center
Talk also available via Zoom - Please email inequality@cornell.edu for information on accessing this program.
Hosted by the Center for the Study of Inequality

Wednesday, October 20

Priya Fielding-Singh (Family and Consumer Studies, University of Utah)
Understanding Nutritional Inequality in America: The Limits and Promise of Food Access
7:30-8:20pm, via Zoom - Please email inequality@cornell.edu for information on accessing this program.
Meets as part of Controversies About Inequality

Thursday, October 28

Rebecca Hamlin (Legal Studies and Political Science, University of Massachusetts Amherst)
Lamis Abdelaaty (Political Science, Syracuse University)
Refuge, Refusal, Rights: A Conversation with Lamis Abdelaaty and Rebecca Hamlin
1-2:30pm, 700 Clark Hall
Also available via Zoom Webinar - Use this link to register for the event
This event is hosted by Cornell's Migrations initiative, and co-sponsored by The Center for the Study of Inequality and The Department of Government.

Friday, October 29

Amy Hsin (Sociology, Queens College, City University of New York)
Beyond Dreamers: Exploring the Stratified Experiences of Illegality Among Diverse Undocumented Young Adults in NYC
12-1:15pm, 102 Mann Library
Also available via Zoom - Use this link to access event
CPC Innovations Seminar - Hosted by the Cornell Population Center, and co-sponsored by the Center for the Study of Inequality.

Friday, November 19

Jeremy Fiel (Sociology, Rice University)
Equality of Opportunity and School Segregation: Natural Experiments from Automatic Admission Policies
12-1:15pm, via Zoom - Use this link to access event
CPC Innovations Seminar - Hosted by the Cornell Population Center, and co-sponsored by the Center for the Study of Inequality.

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