May 2019 News

Profs. Issa Kohler-Hausmann and Michael Yarbrough Win Law & Society Association Book and Article Prizes

Thu, 05/30/2019
Issa Kohler-Hausmann, Associate Professor of Yale Law and Sociology, was awarded the 2019 Herbert Jacob Book Prize for her book Misdemeanorland: Criminal Courts and Social Control in an Age of Broken Windows Policing (Princeton University Press), and Michael Yarbrough GRD ‘13 and YLS ‘09, now Read more...

Yavas Published in the Journal of Mathematical Sociology

Wed, 05/29/2019
Graduate student Mustafa Yavas recently published an article entitled “Dissecting income segregation: Impacts of concentrated affluence on segregation of poverty,” in the Journal of Mathematical Sociology. The article investigates how rising income inequality affects residential segregation by Read more...

Professor Erikson Receives Honorable Mention, The Section on Economic Sociology’s Granovetter Award for Best Article in Economic Sociology, 2019

Thu, 05/16/2019
Professor Erkson and co-author, Mark Hamilton, received honorable mention from The Section on Economic Sociology’s Granovetter Award for Best Article in Economic Sociology for their 2018 article, “Companies and the Rise of Economic Thought” American Journal of Sociology, vol. 124, no. 1.  Read more...

PhD Candidate Nicholas Occhiuto will be a Postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Organizational Behavior at Cornell University's School of Industrial and Labor Relations

Fri, 05/10/2019
PhD Candidate Nicholas Occhiuto will be a Postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Organizational Behavior at Cornell University’s School of Industrial and Labor Relations beginning in summer 2019. HIs’ research interests include economic sociology, as well as organizations, occupations, and Read more...

Mira Debs has book Published by Harvard Education Press

Wed, 05/01/2019
Mira Debs, Sociology Lecturer and Executive Director of Education Studies, just had her book Diverse Families, Desirable Schools: Public Montessori in the Era of School Choice published by Harvard Education Press. A profile about it appears in Chalkbeat, a national non-profit education news site  Read more...