Section on Inequality, Poverty, and Mobility

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Mission Statement

The purpose of the Section on Inequality, Poverty, and Mobility is to foster research and disseminate knowledge on the distribution of material and nonmaterial resources, and the economic, social, and cultural forces that generate and perpetuate unequal distributions of these resources. The Section welcomes members of all theoretical and methodological persuasions and embraces work that considers inequalities in all institutions and social contexts.


Section Officers 2011-2012
Chair: Thomas DiPrete, Columbia University
Chair-Elect: Kim Weeden, Cornell University
Past Chair:  David Grusky, Stanford University
Secretary-Treasurer:  Kevin Leicht, University of Iowa

Council:
Jason Beckfield, Harvard University
David Brady, Duke University
Claudia Buchmann, Ohio State University
Matthew Hunt, Northeastern University
Sam Lucas, University of California, Berkeley
Sandra Smith, University of California, Berkeley

Student Members: 
Ben Sosnaud, Harvard University
Julie Simon-Thomas, UCLA
Lisa Williams, Ohio State University

Webmaster: Julie Simon-Thomas


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