IHDSC Seminar Series

Spring 2017


Thursday, February 23

Benjamin HansenAssociate Professor of Economics, University of Oregon; Visiting Research Scholar, Crime Lab New York; Research Associate, NBER; and Research Fellow, IZA

Title: "Does 'ban the box' help or hurt low-skilled workers? Statistical discrimination and employment outcomes when criminal histories are hidden"

Location: Puck Building, 295 Lafayette Street, 2nd Floor Rudin Conference Room

Time: 12:30pm-2:00pm

Abstract

[Co-sponsored with Wagner, CASSR, and Pop Center]


Thursday, March 23

Viviana Zelizer, Lloyd Cotsen '50 Professor of Sociology, Princeton University

Title: TBA

Location: Kimball Hall, 246 Greene Street, 1st Floor Lounge

Time: 12:00pm-1:30pm

Abstract

[Co-sponsored with Sociology]


Tuesday, March 28

Geoffrey CohenJames G. March Professor of Organizational Studies in Education and Business, Stanford University

Title: TBA

Location: Kimmel Center, 60 Washington Square South, Room 914

Time: 4:00pm-5:30pm

Abstract

[Co-sponsored with FAS Psychology and Applied Psychology]


Thursday, March 30

Cynthia FelicianoAssociate Professor of Sociology and Chicano/Latino Studies, University of California, Irvine
Ruben RumbautDistinguished Professor of Sociology, University of California, Irvine

Title: TBA

Location: Kimball Hall, 246 Greene Street, 1st Floor Lounge

Time: 12:00pm-1:30pm

Abstract


Thursday, May 4

Herman van de WerfhorstProfessor of Sociology and Director of the Amsterdam Centre for Inequality Studies, University of Amsterdam

Title: TBA

Location: Kimball Hall, 246 Greene Street, 1st Floor Lounge

Time: 4:00pm-5:30pm

Abstract

[Co-sponsored with Applied Psychology and CASSR]