Racial Measurement and Changes in the Social and Economic Well-being of American Ethnic Minorities

Friday, October 21, 2016

2:00 pm

Green Library, Room 121A, Bing Wing Map

Sponsored by:
Stanford University Libraries, Graduate School of Business Library, Office of the Vice Provost for Graduate Education

Professor Snipp will talk about his current research and writing which deals with the methodology of racial measurement in the United States Census and the social and economic well-being of American ethnic minorities.

C. Matthew Snipp is the Burnet C. and Mildred Finley Wohlford Professor of Humanities and Sciences in the Department of Sociology at Stanford University. He is also the Director for the Institute for Research in the Social Science’s Secure Data Center and formerly directed Stanford’s Center for the Comparative Study of Race and Ethnicity (CCSRE). He has been a Research Fellow at the U.S. Bureau of the Census and a Fellow at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences. Professor Snipp has published 3 books and over 70 articles and book chapters on demography, economic development, poverty and unemployment. 

When:
Friday, October 21, 2016
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where:
Green Library, Room 121A, Bing Wing Map
Admission:

This talk is part of the Gear Up for Social Science Data Extravaganza and admission is open to the public.

Tags:

Lecture / Reading International Humanities Science 

Audience:
General Public, Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends
Contact:
regirob@stanford.edu
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