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Sastry's 10-year study of New Orleans Katrina evacuees shows demographic differences between returning and nonreturning

Stafford says less educated, smaller investors more likely to sell off stock and lock in losses during market downturn

Chen says job fit, job happiness can be achieved over time

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Deirdre Bloome wins ASA award for work on racial inequality and intergenerational transmission

Bob Willis awarded 2015 Jacob Mincer Award for Lifetime Contributions to the Field of Labor Economics

David Lam is new director of Institute for Social Research

Elizabeth Bruch wins Robert Merton Prize for paper in analytic sociology

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Monday, Oct 12
Joe Grengs, Policy & Planning for Social Equity in Transportation

Reynolds Farley

Krysan, Couper, Farley and Forman receive ASA award for AJS article

PSC Honors Archive, 2012

06/25/2012

Maria Krysan, Mick Couper, Ren Farley and Tyrone Forman have received the Oliver Cromwell Cox Award from ASA's Racial and Ethnic Minorities Section. The award, which recognizes the best research article in the sociological study of race and ethnicity during the prior 3 years, is for their 2009 AJS article "Does Race Matter in Neighborhood Preferences?" The article reports on an innovative experiment that tests the relative color-blindness of neighborhood preferences and analyzes the psychosocial factors associated with these preferences.

Researchers:

Reynolds Farley
Mick P. Couper

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