Last updated: November 7, 2016
Research in Social Science Research indicates poor Mexican immigrant families are far less likely than poor U.S. native families to participate in the federal food stamp program.
Last updated: September 2, 2016
2016 study in the American Journal of Political Science that looks at whether Latino political representation improves in the U.S. when election materials are printed in English and Spanish.
Last updated: August 30, 2016
Overview of recent studies on U.S. immigration issues, including the demographic traits of unauthorized residents and the empirical truths about exclusionary attitudes.
Last updated: August 19, 2016
2016 study published in The Annual Review of Sociology, that identifies three key trends that characterize the big changes in American suburbia.
Last updated: June 13, 2016
2016 collection of academic research, statistical data and other resources to help journalists who are covering the Orlando nightclub shooting from various angles.
Last updated: June 9, 2016
2016 study in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) that provides one of the most comprehensive analyses to date of the many fluid dimensions of population movement across societies.
Last updated: May 23, 2016
2016 study in Criminology that seeks to understand how judges’ decision-making processes may cause or support racial disparities in the criminal justice system.
Last updated: December 14, 2015
2014 selection of studies that explores the complex history, political convictions and changing nature of persons of Cuban origin living in the United States.
Last updated: December 9, 2015
2013 roundup of recent studies and papers on affirmative action, admissions, campus diversity and racial attitudes at U.S. universities.
Last updated: December 6, 2015
2015 research brief on the impact of childhood poverty on immigrants’ adult contributions to American society, by Daniel T. Lichter, Cornell University, and Scott R. Sanders, Brigham Young University.