Upcoming Events

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 3:00pm
SSRI-Gross Hall 270
Title: Gendered Language Abstract: Languages use different systems for classifying nouns. Gender languages assign many - sometimes all - nouns to distinct sex-based categories, masculine and feminine. At the cross-country level, we document a robust negative relationship between prevalence of... Read More »
Friday, October 19, 2018 - 1:15pm
McKinney Confrence Room 329 Soc/Psych Bldg
On Friday Oct 19 at 1:15 pm, Dr. Sarah Brayne of the Sociology Department of The University of Texas at Austin, will present a talk entitled: "Policed: Surveillance and Prediction in the Age of Big Data."  This will be in the McKinney Conf Rm (329) of the Soc/Psych Bldg.
Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 3:00pm
SSRI-Gross Hall 270
TITLE: Grandparents, Moms or Dads? Why Children of Teen Mothers Do Worse in Life Joint with Paul Devereaux and Kjell Salvanes ABSTRACT: Women who give birth as teens have worse subsequent educational and labor market outcomes than women who have first births at older ages. However, previous... Read More »
Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 3:30pm
SSRI-Gross Hall 270
Title and abstract TBA
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 3:30pm
SSRI-Gross Hall 270
Title and abstract TBA
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 3:30pm
SSRI-Gross Hall 270
Title and abstract TBA