Funds will support the Graduate Center Wealth Project and other initiatives.
Miles Corak, an economist known for showing how inequality stifles opportunity, is joining the GC faculty. He spoke about his research. Read more
Miles Corak will join the economics department and the Stone Center on Socio-Economic Inequality. Read more
Visiting Presidential Professor Branko Milanovic, senior scholar of the Graduate Center’s Stone Center on Socio-Economic Inequality, was named one of two recipients of the 2018 Leontief Prize for Advancing the Frontiers of Economic Thought by Tufts University’s Global Development And Environment Institute. Read more
The Washington Post, “Monkey Cage,” 9.14.17 Read more
A groundbreaking study led by Professor Leslie McCall (Political Science and Sociology) has important implications for ways to increase support for policies that enhance economic equality.
The Graduate Center has established a firm foothold in the burgeoning field of inequality studies, as evidenced by the 2017 Society for the Study of Economic Inequality (ECINEQ) conference. Read more
The GC’s Stone Center on Socio-Economic Inequality has been tapped as the first-ever U.S.-based host of the prestigious Society for the Study of Economic Inequality (ECINEQ) conference. Read more
A recent study conducted by the Pew Research Center in partnership with the GC’s Stone Center on Socio-Economic Inequality offers a comprehensive analysis of inequality and the status of the middle class in some of the world’s wealthiest countries, including the United States. Read more
Gornick and Danziger discuss the possible motivations behind Trump’s budget plans and how federal cuts will impact states and cities.