Conference Information

The conference is being organized by the Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy, the Center for the Study of Wealth and Inequality, and the Department of Sociology at Columbia.

CONTACT:
Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy
International Affairs Building
420 West 118th St
Suite 370, Mail Code 3355
New York, NY 10027
+ Tel: (212) 854-3081
+ Fax: (212) 202-6222
EMAIL:  rc28-2017@columbia.edu

ORGANIZERS:
Thomas A DiPrete
Yinon Cohen
Yao Lu

PROGRAM COMMITTEE:
Thomas A DiPrete
Yinon Cohen
Yao Lu
Sy Spilerman
Shamus Khan
Van Tran
Christel Keller
Julien Teitler
Jennifer Jennings
Hyunjoon Park

 

Venue and Fees

The meeting will take place on the campus of Columbia University.  Registration and a pre-meeting reception will take place on the evening of Monday August 7 in the Faculty House.  Registration will continue on Tuesday morning for those who cannot make the Monday evening reception.

On Wednesday evening, August 9, the conference dinner will take place on campus in Low Memorial Library.

RC28 membership required

The conference can be attended by members of Research Committee 28. Membership in RC28 is open to social scientists from all disciplines upon payment of a modest membership fee. If you are not a member yet, you must become a member before registration. To become a member, click here.

Fees

UNTIL JULY 1, THE FEES ARE AS FOLLOWS:

Regular Members:    Registration Fee:  $225.  Conference Dinner: $50.

Students (must send copy of student ID or other proof): Registration Fee: $100.  Conference Dinner: $35

Scholars from low and middle income countries (see here): Registration Fee: $100.  Conference Dinner: $35

Additional guests at the conference dinner:  $75.

LATE REGISTRATION FEE (BEGINNING ON JULY 2):

Regular Members: $325.  Students and scholars from low and middle income countries: $200.