Welcome to Dallas-Fort Worth SSN

About the chapter

Dallas-Fort Worth SSN connects scholars to journalists, policymakers, and civic leaders in the DFW metro area.

  • Race & Ethnicity
  • Immigration
  • Labor
The University of Texas at Dallas
  • Civic Engagement
  • Religion & Values
University of Texas at Arlington
  • Civic Engagement
  • Media & Public Opinion
  • Race & Ethnicity
Baylor University
  • Civic Engagement
  • Children & Families
  • Gender & Sexuality
  • Public Health
Texas Christian University
  • Science & Technology
  • Economy
Southern Methodist University
  • Criminal Justice
The University of Texas at Dallas
  • Gender & Sexuality
  • Inequality
  • Labor
University of North Texas

Latest Contributions

Diversity Is Not Inclusion. Organizations Need Both.

  • Meghna Sabharwal

Why There are No Quick Economic Fixes for Women in Developing Countries

  • Barbara J. Risman

What Kinds of Public Policies Promote Human Happiness?

    Patrick Flavin , Benjamin Radcliff

How Women Legislators Help States Become More Supportive of Older Citizens

  • Joanne Connor Green
  • Charles Lockhart

Latest In the News

Patrick Flavin's research on public spending discussed by Robby Berman, "The States with the Happiest Americans Spend More Money on ‘Public Goods’," Big Think, January 10, 2019.
William J. Scarborough's research on women's equality discussed by Nara Schoenberg, "Nearly a Quarter of Americans Support Gender Equality at Work or at Home, but Not Both: UIC Study," Chicago Tribune, December 26, 2018.
Patrick Flavin's research on public spending discussed by Tom Jacobs, "New Research Suggests Government Spending Can Spread Happiness," Pacific Standard, November 29, 2018.
William J. Scarborough quoted on barriers in Asian-American communities, "New UIC Report Details Barriers Facing Chicago’s Asian-Americans" Newswise, April 23, 2018.
William J. Scarborough quoted by Beth Jones Sanborn, "Salary Gap Data: More Women are Managers but Pay Not Keeping Pace" Healthcare IT News, February 27, 2018.

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