Colloquia - Winter 2001


Date: January 8, 2001
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "The Poor and the Dead: Socioeconomic Status and Mortality in the U.S., 1985-1990." Speaker is Joseph Ferrie, Professor of Economics and IPR Faculty Fellow.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: January 22, 2001

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Public Views on Social Security: Incremental Action or Fundamental Reform." Speaker is Fay Lomax Cook, IPR Director, and Professorof Human Development and Social Policy.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: January 29, 2001
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Whom Do You Trust: People, Government, Both, or Neither?" Speaker is John Brehm, Professor of Political Science, University of Chicago.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: February 5, 2001
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Federalism and Environmental Protection." Speaker is David Dana, Professor of Law and IPR Faculty Fellow.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: February 12, 2001
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Publically Funded Health Insurance for Children." Speaker is Jane Holl, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Fellow, Institute for Health Services Research and Policy Studies, Northwestern University.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: February 19, 2001
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "What's New in Community Organizing? A Report on a Nine-Neighborhood Action Research Project." Speaker is John Kretzmann, Research Associate Professor of Education and Social Policy, and Co-Director, Asset-Based Community Development Institute.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: February 26, 2001
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Intergenerational Capital and Academic Achievement in Black and White Youth." Speaker is Mary Pattillo-McCoy, Assistant Professor of Sociology and IPR Faculty Fellow.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: March 5, 2001
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "The Effects of Immigration on Self-Employment Rates of Natives." Speaker is Bruce Meyer, Professor of Economics and IPR Faculty Fellow.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: March 12, 2001
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "How Early Can We Tell? Predicting Youth Conduct Problems from Prenatal and Infancy Risks: Implications for Policy and Practice." Speaker is Laurie Wakschlag, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Director, Preschool Behavior Problems Clinic, University of Chicago.