Center News

August, 2019
Devah Pager Memorial Service American Sociological Association, New York City August 11, 2019
August, 2019
In a new paper, CPI affiliates Raj Chetty, Stefanie Deluca, Nathaniel Hendren, and Lawrence Katz show how housing vouchers can be used to reduce segregration and increase mobility.   Explore the findings  
July, 2019
For the first time in its nearly 50-year history, the General Social Survey will provide information on respondents’ self-identified sex and gender. The research of CPI affiliate Aliya Saperstein supported this... More
July, 2019
In this year’s State of the Union issue of Pathways Magazine, leading experts provide the latest evidence on how millennials are faring. Can they make it in the new gig economy? Are they facing higher rates of poverty... More
June, 2019
Our sixth annual State of the Union issue of Pathways is now available! In this year’s issue, the country’s leading experts provide the latest evidence on how millennials are faring. Can they make it in the new gig... More
September, 2018
New this year! The CPI and the Department of Sociology are teaming up to offer a new minor in poverty, inequality, and policy. The interdisciplinary coursework provides state-of-the-art training in the causes of poverty... More
September, 2018
Would you like to become more involved in the CPI’s research, take our new minor or certificate program, or otherwise participate in our many activities? To celebrate the start of the school year, we’re hosting a... More
July, 2018
Over 600,000 people are released from federal or state prison each year, with many returning to chaotic living environments rife with violence. In his new book, CPI affiliate Bruce Western examines the tumultuous first... More
June, 2018
The CPI is proud to announce the recipients of our 2017–18 small grants competition. Congratulations! Itay Ravid (Law School) to explore how distorted media portrayals of ethnic and racial minorities affect ... More
May, 2018
Why is the gender wage gap still so large? Why is there so much sexual harassment, labor market discrimination, and other forms of gender inequality? If you missed our State of the Union conference, check out the videos... More