Home > People > U-M Researchers . Off-Campus . Training . Postdocs . Predocs . Staff . Experts . Disciplines

PSC In The News

RSS Feed icon

Edin and Shaefer's book a call to action for Americans to deal with poverty

Weir says pain may underlie rise in suicide and substance-related deaths among white middle-aged Americans

Weitzman says China's one-child policy has had devastating effects on first-born daughters


MCubed opens for new round of seed funding, November 4-18

PSC News, fall 2015 now available

Barbara Anderson appointed chair of Census Scientific Advisory Committee

John Knodel honored by Thailand's Chulalongkorn University

Next Brown Bag

Monday, Dec 7 at noon, 6050 ISR-Thompson
Daniel Eisenberg, "Healthy Minds Network: Mental Health among College-Age Populations"

Elizabeth Eve Bruch

Assistant Research Scientist, Population Studies Center.

Assistant Professor, Sociology.

Assistant Professor, Complex systems.

Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Dr. Bruch's current research explores how population levels of income inequality and individuals' residential mobility decisions generate patterns of neighborhood poverty.

Recent Publications

Journal Articles

Bruch, Elizabeth Eve, and Jon Atwell. 2015. "Agent-Based Models in Empirical Social Research." Sociological Methods & Research, 44(2): 186-221. PMCID: PMC4430112. DOI. Abstract.

Bruch, Elizabeth Eve. 2014. "How Population Structure Shapes Neighborhood Segregation." American Journal of Sociology, 119(5): 1221-1278. PMCID: PMC4084600. DOI. Abstract.

Bruch, Elizabeth Eve, and Robert Mare. 2012. "Methodological issues in the analysis of residential preferences, residential mobility, and neighborhood change." Sociological Methodology, 42(1): 103-154. PMCID: PMC3591474. DOI. Abstract.


Bruch, Elizabeth Eve, R.A. Hammond, and P.M. Todd. Online Access 2015. "Coevolution of Decision-Making and Social Environments." In Emerging Trends in the Social and Behavioral Sciences: An Interdisciplinary, Searchable, and Linkable Resource. Wiley. DOI. Abstract.

PSC Reports

Bruch, Elizabeth Eve, and Robert Denis Mare. 2011. "Methodological Issues in the Analysis of Residential Preferences and Residential Mobility." PSC Research Report No. 11-725. January 2011. Abstract. PDF.

View additional select publications of Elizabeth Eve Bruch

Current PSC Trainees:

Jared Eno, Michael Fang, Jeffrey Lockhart, Kendra Opatovsky, Lydia Wileden.