Colloquia - Winter 2007


Date: January 8, 2007
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Annenberg Hall 345, 2120 Campus Drive
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "New Hope After Eight Years: Lingering Impacts of an Experimental Work-Support Program." Speaker is Greg Duncan, Edwina S. Tarry Professor of Education and Social Policy and IPR Faculty Fellow.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: January 22, 2007
Time: 12:00-1:30 PM
Location: Annenberg Hall 345, 2120 Campus Drive
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Assessment and Accountability for English Language Learners Under No Child Left Behind." Speaker is David Francis, Professor of Quantitative Methods and Chair, Department of Psychology, University of Houston; Director of the Texas Institute for Measurement, Evaluation, and Statistics.

Co-sponsored by the School of Education and Social Policy (SESP).

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: January 29, 2007
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "The Verdict on Jury Verdicts." Speaker is Bruce Spencer, Professor of Satistics and IPR Faculty Fellow.

Contact: Patricia Reese
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Date: February 5, 2007
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Out of Place: The New Geography of the Safety Net." Speaker is Scott Allard, Assistant Professor of Political Science and Public Policy, Taubman Center for Public Policy, Brown University; and IPR Visiting Scholar.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: February 12, 2007
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Race at Work: Results from a Field Experiment of Discrimination in New York City." Speaker is Devah Pager, Assistant Professor of Sociology and Faculty Associate, Office of Population Research, Princeton University.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: February 19, 2007
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Turnover and Wage Growth in the Transition from School to Work." Speaker is Christopher Taber, Professor of Economics and IPR Faculty Fellow.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: February 26, 2007
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "From Loving Work to Working on Love: Washington, Marriage, and Welfare." Speaker is Matthew Stagner, Executive Director, Chapin Hall Center for Children; and Senior Lecturer, Harris School of Public Policy Studies, University of Chicago

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)