David Grusky on Social Mobility

Date: 
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Note: 
5-5:30pm reception, 5:30-7pm talk
Location: 

CERAS Learning Hall, Stanford

David Grusky

David Grusky is Professor of Sociology at Stanford University and Director of the Center on Poverty and Inequality. His work examines trends in social mobility, the effects of the recession on the payoff to schooling, and the “Great Gatsby” hypothesis that opportunities for social mobility are declining. Join the Workshop on Poverty, Inequality, and Education as David Grusky speaks on social mobility.