Research by Professor Sharon Zukin and students Scarlett Lindeman and Laurie Hurson is featured in the article "What Yelp Can Tell Us About Gentrification and Race".
"A new study found that Yelp restaurant reviews in Brooklyn were less favorable in a traditionally black neighborhood than in an ethnic white neighborhood."
Read the whole article here.
Michael Jacobson was recently quoted in a New York Post article titled "How to fix America’s mass incarceration problem." Read more
The State and the Private Sector in Latin America:
The Shift to Partnership
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2015)
Bill Kornblum wrote a short article in Metropolitics about the work he has been doing in Marseille that includes a video.
Bryan Turner just published a revised article on the sociology of... Read more
Jane McAlevey’s paper was awarded the “Best Grad Student Paper” by the Labor Section of the ASA at the Chicago annual meeting.
Colin Jerolmack has been promoted to Associate... Read more
Journal of Qualitative Criminal Justice and Criminology click
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Profs Vilna Bashi Treitler & Robert Cherry on the Job Market
CUNY TV, 09.14.15 Read more
Organized Labor Wants Joe Biden to Run
Politico.com, 9.7.15 Read more
New York City’s union rate has grown more than 16 percent since 2012, and about one in four New York City residents are union members — a percentage that is double the national average, a... Read more
Defying the national trend of diminishing labor union membership in most parts of the United States, the New York City union rate has grown more than 16 percent since 2012. Read more