Fabian T. Pfeffer's Select Publications

Fabian T. Pfeffer

Journal Articles

Elwert, Felix, and Fabian T. Pfeffer. Forthcoming. "The Future Strikes Back: Using Future Treatments to Detect and Reduce Hidden Bias." Sociological Methods & Research. DOI. Abstract.

Pfeffer, Fabian T., and Alexandra Achen Killewald. 2019. "Intergenerational Wealth Mobility and Racial Inequality." Socius, 5. DOI. Abstract.

Pfeffer, Fabian T. 2018. "Growing Wealth Gaps in Education." Demography, 55(3): 1033-1068. DOI. Abstract.

Pfeffer, Fabian T., and Alexandra Achen Killewald. 2018. "Generations of Advantage. Multigenerational Correlations in Family Wealth." Social Forces, 96(4): 1411-1442. DOI. Abstract.

Hällsten, Martin, and Fabian T. Pfeffer. 2017. "Grand Advantage: Family Wealth and Grandchildren's Educational Achievement in Sweden." American Sociological Review, 82(2): 328-360. DOI. Abstract.

Pfeffer, Fabian T., and Jamie Griffin. 2017. "Determinants of Wealth Fluctuation: Changes in Hard-To-Measure Economic Variables in a Panel Study." methods, data, analyses, 11(1): 87-108. PMCID: PMC5351882. DOI. Abstract.

Killewald, Alexandra Achen, Fabian T. Pfeffer, and Jared Schachner. 2017. "Wealth Inequality and Accumulation." Annual Review of Sociology, 43: 379-404. DOI. Abstract.

Pfeffer, Fabian T., and Robert F. Schoeni. 2016. "How Wealth Inequality Shapes Our Future." RSF: The Russell Sage Foundation Journal of the Social Sciences, 2(6): 2-22. DOI.

Pfeffer, Fabian T., Robert F. Schoeni, A. Kennickell, and P. Andreski. 2016. "Measuring wealth and wealth inequality: Comparing two US surveys." Journal of Economic and Social Measurement, 41(2): 103-120. PMCID: PMC5145259. DOI. Abstract.

Pfeffer, Fabian T., and Florian Hertel. 2015. "How has educational expansion shaped social mobility trends in the United States?" Social Forces, 94(1): 143-180. PMCID: PMC4543307. DOI. Abstract.

Pfeffer, Fabian T. 2015. "Equality and quality in education. A comparative study of 19 countries." Social Science Research, 51: 350-368. PMCID: PMC4359749. DOI. Abstract.

Brand, Jennie, Fabian T. Pfeffer, and Sara Goldrick-Rab. 2014. "The Community College Effect Revisited: The Importance of Attending to Heterogeneity and Complex Counterfactuals." Sociological Science, 1: 448-465. PMCID: PMC437596. DOI. Abstract.

Pfeffer, Fabian T. 2014. "Multigenerational approaches to social mobility. A multifaceted research agenda." Research in Social Stratification and Mobility, 35: 1-12. PMCID: PMC4175437. DOI. Abstract.

Falk, Emily, Colter Mitchell, Jessica Faul, Kenneth M. Langa, Megan E. Patrick, Fabian T. Pfeffer, Pamela E. Davis-Kean, John E. Schulenberg, et al. 2013. "What is a representative brain? Neuroscience meets population science." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 110(44): 17615–17622. PMCID: PMC3816464. DOI. Abstract.

Pfeffer, Fabian T., Sheldon H. Danziger, and Robert F. Schoeni. 2013. "Wealth Disparities Before and After the Great Recession." Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, 650(1): 98-123. PMCID: PMC4200506. DOI. Abstract.

Goldrick-Rab, Sara, and Fabian T. Pfeffer. 2009. "Beyond Access. Explaining Socioeconomic Differences in College Transfer." Sociology of Education, 82(2): 101-125. DOI. Abstract.

Pfeffer, Fabian T. 2008. "Persistent Inequality in Educational Attainment and Its Institutional Context." European Sociological Review, 24(5): 543-565. DOI. Abstract.

Chapters

Prix, Irene, and Fabian T. Pfeffer. 2017. "Does Donald need Uncle Scrooge? Extended family wealth and children's educational attainment in the United States." In Social Inequality across the Generations edited by Erola, Jani and Kilpi-Jakonen, Elina. Edward Elgar. (Chapter 6) DOI. Abstract.

Pfeffer, Fabian T. 2011. "Status Attainment and Wealth in the United States and Germany." In Persistence, Privilege, and Parenting: The Comparative Study of Intergenerational Mobility edited by T. Smeeding, R. Erikson, and M. Jäntti. Russell Sage. Abstract.

PSC Reports

Hällsten, Martin, and Fabian T. Pfeffer. 2016. "Grand Advantage: Family Wealth and Grandchildren's Educational Achievement in Sweden." PSC Research Report No. 16-871. 12 2016. Abstract.

Pfeffer, Fabian T. 2016. "Growing Wealth Gaps in Education." PSC Research Report No. 16-869. 8 2016. Abstract.

Elwert, Felix, and Fabian T. Pfeffer. 2016. "Back to the Future: Using Future Treatments to Detect and Reduce Hidden Bias." PSC Research Report No. 16-858. 3 2016. Abstract.

Pfeffer, Fabian T., and Alexandra Achen Killewald. 2015. "How Rigid is the Wealth Structure and Why? Inter- and Multigenerational Associations in Family Wealth." PSC Research Report No. 15-845. 9 2015. Abstract.

Pfeffer, Fabian T., and Florian Hertel. 2014. "How Has Educational Expansion Shaped Social Mobility Trends in the United States?" PSC Research Report No. 14-817. 3 2014. Abstract.

Pfeffer, Fabian T. 2012. "Equality and Quality in Education." PSC Research Report No. 12-774. 9 2012. Abstract.

Pfeffer, Fabian T., and Martin Hällsten. 2012. "Mobility Regimes and Parental Wealth: The United States, Germany, and Sweden in Comparison." PSC Research Report No. 12-766. 7 2012. Abstract.

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