Monthly Archives: October 2013

UC Davis Center for Poverty Research, Visiting Scholar

This Fall (2013) I am participating in the UC Davis Center for Poverty Research Visiting Scholars Program. My fellowship was graciously funded by the Stanford University Center on Poverty and Inequality. Check this opportunity out. And me too, of course. Advertisements

USC Tomas Rivera Policy Institute: The Latino Middle Class

Earlier this year, Dr. Jody Agius Vallejo and I were asked to develop a microsite (read: resource page) for USC’s Tomas Rivera Policy Institute. Building on Jody Vallejo’s work centered on the Mexican-American middle class, the research highlighted on this site examines middle-class Mexican Americans and elite Latino entrepreneurs. We address important questions concerning immigrant socioeconomic mobility and assimilation. […]