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CPC Seminars

CPC seminars include the Innovations in Population Science Series (IPS) co-sponsored by the Institute for the Social Sciences and Center for the Study of Inequality.

CPC partners with many others on campus to host population-related talks, including: Africana Studies and Research Center; American Studies Program; City and Regional Planning (CRP); Cornell Institute Social and Economic Research (CISER); Cornell Jewish Studies Program; Cornell Program in Infrastructure Policy (CPIP); Department of Development Sociology (DSOC); Department of Economics; Industrial and Labor Relations (ILR); Institute on Health Economics, Health Behaviors and Disparities (HEHBAD); Labor Dynamics Institute (LDI); Labor Economics; Department of Policy Analysis and Management (PAM); Public Economics; Department of Sociology.

Information on 2018-19 seminars coming soon!

Fall 2017

Welcome Reception (co-sponsored by CPC, CSI & ISS), Friday, September 1, 2017 3:30-5pm, CHE Commons

September 11, 2017, 10am-1pm, 125 Riley Robb Hall
Colin Cameron, Professor of Economics, University of California-Davis (Co-sponsored by Economics, PAM, and CPC)
Mini-course on Cluster-Robust Inference

September 13, 2017, 1:15-2:45pm, Mann 102
Eric Chyn, Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Virginia (Co-sponsored by Labor Economics, PAM, and CPC)
Moved to Opportunity: The Effect of Public Housing Demolition on Labor Market Outcomes of Children

September 22, 2017, 12:00-1:15pm, 142 MVR Hall
Sasha Killewald, Professor of Sociology, Harvard University (IPS, co-sponsored by ISS and CSI)
Mother’s Employment Patterns and Consequences for Adolescent Outcomes

October 13, 2017, 12:00-1:15pm, 142 MVR Hall
Jenna Nobles, Associate Professor of Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison (IPS, co-sponsored by ISS, DSOC and CSI)
Characterizing Cohort Loss Before Birth

October 26, 2017, 12:30-2PM, MVR G87
Shoshana Grossbard, Professor of Economics, San Diego State University (Co-sponsored by CPC and CPIP)
Single Motherhood and the Abolition of Coverture in the United States

November 8, 2017, 1:15-2:45PM, MVR G87
Jonathan Vespa, U.S. Census Bureau (Co-sponsored by CISER, Labor Dynamics Institute)
Old Housing, New Needs: Are US Homes Ready for an Aging Population

November 17, 2017, 12:00-1:15pm, Mann Library Rm 102
Tyson Brown, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Duke Trinity College of Arts and Sciences
(IPS, co-sponsored by ISS, CSI, PAM and HEHBAD)
Life Course Lens on Health Inequality: The Intersection of Race, Nativity and Aging

Spring 2018

January 26, 2018, 12:00-1:15pm, Mann Library Rm 102
Mary Pattillo, Professor of Sociology and African American Studies, Northwestern
(IPS, co-sponsored by ISS and CSI)
Statutory Inequality: The Logics of Monetary Sanctions in State Law

February 9, 2018, 12:00-1:30pm, G87 MVR
Ann Morning, Associate Professor of Sociology, New York University
(IPS, co-sponsored by ISS and CSI)
Far Back in the Family Tree: Multiraciality Across Generations

March 9, 2018, 12:00-1:15pm, Mann Library Rm 102
Peter Bearman, Professor of the Social Sciences, Columbia University
(IPS, co-sponsored by ISS and CSI)
The Neural Signatures of Social Life

March 9, 2018, 1:30-3:00pm, Warren Hall B 73
Lori Hunter, Professor of Sociology and Director of Population Program, Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado Boulder
(Sponsored with Development Sociology)
Climate Change and Human Migration: Research Examples from Mexico

March 16, 2018, 12:00-1:15PM, G87 MVR
Jacob William Faber, Assistant Professor of Public Service, NYU|Wagner
(IPS, co-sponsored by ISS and CSI)
Redlined Yesterday and Redlined Today: the Home Owners Loan Corporation’s Long Shadow

March 30, 2018, 12:00-1:15, 142 MVR Hall
Nichole Szembrot, William Block, and Warren Brown, CISER
(Co-sponsored with CISER)
Opportunities for Research with Confidential Federal Statistical Data at the Cornell FSRDC

April 11, 2018, 4:30pm, Rhodes-Rawlings Auditorium, KG70 Klarman Hall
Mitchell Duneier, Princeton University
(Co-sponsored with Sociology, Africana Studies and Research, American Studies Program, CRP, Cornell Jewish Studies Program, and CSI)
GHETTO Invention of a Place, History of an Idea

April 13, 2018, 12:00-1:15pm, G87 MVR
Vesla Weaver, Bloomberg Distinguished Associate Professor of Political Science and Sociology, Johns Hopkins University
(IPS, co-sponsored by ISS and CSI)
Portals to Politics: Grassroots Narratives of Policing in the “Low End”, Downtown Baltimore, South L.A., and the 53206

April 20, 2018, 12:00-1:15pm, G87 MVR
Leah Platt Boustan, Professor of Economics, Princeton University
(IPS, co-sponsored by ISS, PAM, Labor Economics, and CSI)
A Nation of Immigrants: Lessons from the Age of Mass Migration

May 2, 2018, 1:15pm, Mann Library 102
Hilary Hoynes, Professor, University of California Berkeley
(Co-sponsored by PAM, Public Economics, and Labor Economics)
The Impact of Childhood Nutrition Assistance on Child Health and Well-Being: Lessons from WIC

May 4, 2018, 12:00-1:15pm, G87 MVR
Arnstein Aassve, Professor, Bocconi University
Trust and Fertility

May 9, 2018, 1:15-2:45pm, Ives Room 215
Maggie Jones, Census Bureau
(Co-sponsored by PAM, CSI, and CPC)
Race and Economic Opportunity in the United States: An Intergenerational Perspective

2016-17 CPC Seminar Series

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