Berkeley-Stanford Conference on Social Inequality

Stanford Center on Poverty and Inequality and the UC Berkeley Institute for the Study of Societal Issues

10am - 4pm, October 25, 2013
Institute for Research in the Social Sciences, 30 Alta Road (map),  Stanford University
Easy access: close to 280 and free, on-site parking

Themes in economic sociology, gender, and immigration
Join us for this all day event and be sure to stay for our reception at 4pm!

Neil Fligstein
Reflections on Research and Opportunities in Linking Economic Sociology to the Study of Inequality
Trond Petersen
The Scandinavian Gender Miracle

Irene Bloemraad
Funding Immigrant Organizations: Suburban Free-Riding and the New Geography of Poverty and Immigration

Mark Granovetter
Economic Sociology and Social Stratification: Siblings from Different Mothers? 
Shelley Correll and Alison Wynn 
Gendered Perceptions of Fit in Technology Companies

Tomás Jiménez
What the ‘Host Society’ Can Teach Us About Assimilation