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The Impact of City Contracting Set-Asides on Black Self-Employment and Employment Aaron K. Chatterji, Duke University, Kenneth Y. Chay, Brown University, and Robert W. Fairlie, University of California, Santa Cruz (2013-4)

The Great Recession’s Impact on African American Public Sector Employment William M. Rodgers III, Heldrich Center for Workforce Development, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey (2012-1)

Participation in Unemployment Insurance: Differences in Application Rates and Receipt among Applicants by Education and Race and Ethnicity Alix Gould-Werth and H. Luke Shaefer, University of Michigan (2011-28)

Youth Early Employment and Behavior Problems: Human Capital and Social Network Pathways to Adulthood Wei-Jun Jean Yeung, National University of Singapore and University of Michigan and Emily Rauscher, New York University (2011-24)

Intergenerational Stratification, Child Development and the Black-White Achievement Gap Wei-Jun Jean Yeung, National University of Singapore, Caroline Hodges Persell and Michael Chavez Reilly, New York University
(2011-22)

Poverty among U.S.- and Foreign-Born Asian and Hispanic Adults: A Comparison across “Fractionalized” Immigrant Generations Marie T. Mora, The University of Texas – Pan American (2011-20)

The Geography of Exclusion: Race, Segregation, and Concentrated Poverty Daniel T. Lichter, Cornell University, Domenico Parisi and Michael C. Taquino, Mississippi State University (2011-16)

The Black-White Gaps in Earning Profiles: Recent Cohort Trends in the United States Lingxin Hao, Johns Hopkins University (2011-9)

Post 9-11 U.S. Muslim Labor Market Outcomes Faisal Rabby, Missouri State University and William M. Rodgers III, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey (2009-10)

Changing Poverty and Changing Antipoverty Policies Maria Cancian, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Sheldon Danziger, University of Michigan (2009-06)

The Information Theory of Segregation: Uniting Segregation and Inequality in a Common Framework Paul A. Jargowsky, University of Texas at Dallas; Jeongdai Kim, Green Mountain Energy Co. (2009-05)

Parental Job Loss and Children’s Educational Attainment in Black and White Middle Class Families Ariel Kalil and Patrick Wightman, University of Chicago (2009-02)

Compounded Disadvantage: Race, Incarceration, and Wage Growth Christopher J. Lyons, University of New Mexico; Becky Pettit, University of Washington (2008-16)

The Kerner Commission Plus Four Decades: What Has Changed? What Has Not? Reynolds Farley, University of Michigan (2008-15)

Last Hired, First Fired? Black-White Unemployment and the Business Cycle Kenneth A. Couch, University of Connecticut; Robert W. Fairlie, University of California, Santa Cruz (2008-14)

Last Hired, First Fired? Black-White Unemployment and the Business Cycle. Kenneth A. Couch, Robert Fairlie. (2007-35)

Mexican-American Entrepreneurship. Robert W. Fairlie, Christopher Woodruff. (2007-34)

Deciding to Discipline: A Multi-Method Study of Race, Choice, and Punishment at the Frontlines of Welfare Reform. Sanford F. Schram, Joe Soss, Richard C. Fording, and Linda Houser. (2007-33)

Race and Revitalization in the Rust Belt: A Motor City Story. Reynolds Farley, University of Michigan; Mick Couper, University of Michigan; and Maria Krysan, University of Chicago at Chicago. (2007-07)

Black-White Achievement Gap and Family Wealth. W. Jean Yeung, New York University and Dalton Conley, New York University. (2007-02)

Immigrants and Neighborhoods of Concentrated Poverty: Assimilation or Stagnation? Paul A. Jargowsky, University of Texas at Dallas. (2006-44)

Why Are Black-Owned Businesses Less Successful than White-Owned Businesses? The Role of Families, Inheritances, and Business Human Capital. Robert W. Fairlie, University of California, Santa Cruz and Alicia M. Robb, University of California, Santa Cruz. (2006-38)

Assessing Expenditures on Children in Low-Income, Ethnically Diverse and Immigrant Families. Julieta Lugo-Gil, Mathematica Policy Research, Inc., and Hirokazu Yoshikawa, Harvard University (2006-36)

Lifting Gates--Lengthening Lives: Did Civil Rights Policies Improve the Health of African-American Women in the 1960's and 1970's? George Kaplan, Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan; Nalini Ranjit, Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, Department of Epidemiology, Department of Sociology, University of Michigan; Sarah Burgard, Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, Department of Epidemiology, Department of Sociology, Population Studies Center, University of Michigan (2006-25)

Redlining Or Risk? A Spatial Analysis of Auto Insurance Rates in Los Angeles Paul M. Ong, School of Public Affairs, UCLA; and Michael A. Stoll, School of Public Affairs, UCLA (2006-24)

Socioeconomic Gradients in Early Child Health Across Race, Ethnicity and Nativity Lenna Nepomnyaschy, Columbia University. (2006-21)

Racial and Ethnic Inequality in the Duration of Children’s Exposure to Neighborhood Poverty and Affluence Jeffrey M. Timberlake, University of Cincinnati (2006-18)

The Incidence Of Poverty Across Three Generations Of Black And White Immigrants In The Post Civil Rights Era: Assessing The Impacts Of Race And Ancestry Amon Emeka, Department of Sociology, University of Southern California. (2006-17)

Poverty, Migration and Health David R. Williams, Departments of Sociology and Epidemiology, and Survey Research Center, University of Michigan; Selina A. Mohammed, Women’s Health Disparities, School of Nursing, University of Michigan (2006-16)

Race, Poverty and Punishment: The Impact Of Criminal Sanctions On Racial, Ethnic, and Socioeconomic Inequality Darren Wheelock, University of Minnesota; Christopher Uggen, University of Minnesota (2006-15)

Race, Place and Poverty Revisited Michael A. Stoll, UCLA (2006-14)

Coloring the Terms of Membership: Reinventing the Divided Citizenry in an Era of Neoliberal Paternalism Joe Soss, Department of Political Science, University of Wisconsin
Sanford F. Schram, Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research, Bryn Mawr College (2006-13)

Can Social Capital Explain Persistent Racial Poverty Gaps? Lincoln Quillian, Northwestern University; Rozlyn Redd, University of Wisconsin at Madison (2006-12)

The Dynamics of Discrimination Devah Pager, Princeton University (2006-11)

How Culture Matters for Poverty: Thickening our Understanding Michèle Lamont, Harvard University; Mario Luis Small, Princeton University (2006-10)

How Educational Inequality Develops George Farkas, Department of Sociology and Population Research Institute, Pennsylvania State University (2006-09)

Affirmative Action: What Do We Know? Harry J. Holzer, Georgetown Public Policy Institute, Urban Institute; David Neumark, Public Policy Institute of California, University of California at Irvine, National Bureau of Economic Research, IZA–Institute for the Study of Labor (2006-03)

Measuring the Extent and Depth of Food Insecurity: An Application to American Indians in the United States Craig Gundersen, Iowa State University. (2006-02)

Wage Trends among Disadvantaged Minorities. George J. Borjas, Harvard University. (2005-12)

Poverty and Economic Polarization among America's Minority and Immigrant Children. Daniel T. Lichter, Zhenchao Qian, Martha L. Crowley. Department of Sociology, The Ohio State University. (2005-06)

Long term employment of African-American and white welfare recipients and the role of persistent health and mental health problems. Mary Corcoran, Professor of Political Science, Public Policy, Social Work, and Women's Studies at the University of Michigan. Sandra Danziger, Associate Professor of Social Work and Director of the Michigan Program on Poverty and Social Welfare Policy at the University of Michigan. Richard Tolman, Professor of Social Work at the University of Michigan. (2003-05)