David B. Grusky

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Appointment

  • Senior Fellow
  • Successful Societies

Institution

  • Stanford University
Department of Sociology

Country

  • United States

Education

PhD (Sociology), University of Wisconsin
MS (Sociology), University of Wisconsin
BA (Sociology), Reed College

About

Sociologist David Grusky examines changes in the amount, type and sources of inequality in society.

He explores recent trends in economics, class and gender inequality, as well as recent trends in social mobility. Grusky is also developing an improved infrastructure for monitoring trends in poverty, inequality and other labour market outcomes.

Awards

Member, American Academy of Arts & Sciences, 2015

Max Weber Prize, 2005

Presidential Young Investigator Five Year Career Award, National Science Foundation, 1988–93

Relevant Publications

Grusky, D. et al., eds. Occupy the Future. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2012.

Grusky, D. et al., eds. The New Gilded Age. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2012.

Grusky, D. et al., eds. The Great Recession. New York: Russell Sage Foundation Press, 2011.

Grusky, D. et al. Occupational Ghettos. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2004.

Grusky, D.B. et al. “The Case for Realism in Class Analysis.” PPST 14 (2000): 291–305

Connect

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