Gerard Torrats-Espinosa

Columbia University

Torrats-Espinosa will examine how workplace and residential environments influence racial disparities in policing. He will use large-scale administrative data from several police departments across the U.S. to generate evidence on the sources of police violence and its impact on racial and ethnic minorities.


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