RSF Journal Conference: Using Administrative Data for Science and Policy

Awarded Scholars:
Andrew Penner, University of California, Irvine
Kenneth A. Dodge, Duke University
Project Date:
Oct 2017
Award Amount:

Co-funded with the Gates Foundation

Sociologist Andrew Penner and psychologist Kenneth Dodge will organize a symposium and co-edit an upcoming RSF issue on using administrative data to understand the causes and consequences of social, political, and economic inequalities, as well as the effectiveness of programs and policies aimed at redressing these. The issue will feature twelve articles that use administrative data to examine family supports, educational policy, housing and neighborhood contexts, and inequality at the workplace.


RSF: The Russell Sage Foundation Journal of the Social Sciences is a peer-reviewed, open-access journal of original empirical research articles by both established and emerging scholars.


The Russell Sage Foundation offers grants and positions in our Visiting Scholars program for research.


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