Session 90:
The Impacts of Neighborhoods and Communities

Friday, April 1
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Salon L
Level 5

Chair: Tim Futing Liao, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Discussant: Douglas S. Massey, Princeton University

  1. Exploring the Role of Preference and Policy in the Reduction of Racial Residential SegregationRachelle J. Brunn, University of Pennsylvania; Faye Allard, University of Pennsylvania

  2. Residential Preferences: Do They Explain Persistent Segregation?Reynolds Farley, University of Michigan; Mick P. Couper, University of Michigan

  3. How Socio-Economic Heterogeneity within Urban Slums Affects Educational Attainment: A Comparison of Egypt and IndiaMark R. Montgomery, Population Council; Rania Roushdy, Population Council; Monica Grant, Population Council; Barbara Mensch, Population Council

  4. Family and Neighborhood Effects on Children’s Well-BeingAnne Pebley, University of California, Los Angeles; Narayan Sastry, RAND

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