Fabian T. Pfeffer - Honors, Media, and Features


Transmission of wealth across generations

1940 census data provide early life information to 5 longitudinal studies

Analyzing the dynamics of affluence

Role of parental wealth in growing educational inequalities

How did U.S. families fare after the Great Recession?

Family well-being after the Great Recession

Education and social mobility

In the News

Pfeffer and Killewald illustrate racial wealth gap with data visualization

"The privilege of going to college in the US has always been about money", Pfeffer featured in Quartz

Pfeffer: Wealth provided some Americans a "private safety net" during economic recovery

Pfeffer on the growing wealth gap in college attainment

Pfeffer comments on Fed report that reveals 20-year decline in net worth among American families

Pfeffer says reasons for falling household wealth in the U.S. elusive, but it has been going on for a long time

Pfeffer and colleagues re-examine impacts of community college attendance

Pfeffer says housing bubble masked decade-long growth in household net worth inequality

Pfeffer, Danziger, and Schoeni find uneven wealth gains in slow recovery from recession

Pfeffer says social mobility in US tied to parental wealth

Pfeffer et al. find increase in college completion rates among disadvantaged students attending 2-year colleges

Pfeffer discusses importance of preschool exposures to educational outcomes

Honors & Awards

Pfeffer recognized with William Julius Wilson Early Career Award from Inequality, Poverty, and Mobility section of the ASA

Fabian Pfeffer receives Doris Entwisle Early Career Award from American Sociological Association


PSC Researchers & Trainees presenting latest research findings at PAA 2019

Pfeffer and Schoeni cover the economic and social dimensions of wealth inequality in this special issue

Back to the Future: Using future treatments to detect and reduce hidden bias in social science research

Greg Duncan to present on the impacts of child and adolescent interventions: Mar. 11, 12pm, 1430 ISR-Thompson

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