Welcome to Finger Lakes SSN

Supporting Vulnerable New York Families, April 24

About the chapter

Finger Lakes SSN started in 2014 and includes members from Cornell University, Ithaca College, and Syracuse University. Although Finger Lakes SSN is focused on producing policy-relevant research on many topics, members do policy-relevant work on inequality, poverty, family, criminal justice, and child welfare.

Leaders
Assistant Professor of Government, Cornell University
Assistant Professor of Policy Analysis and Management, Cornell University
Members
Frances Perkins Professor of Industrial and Labor Relations and Professor of Economics, Cornell University
Professor of Policy Analysis and Management; Senior Associate Dean for Research and Outreach, Cornell University
Professor of Human Development and Director, Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research, Cornell University
Postdoctoral Associate, Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research at Cornell University
Associate Professor of Government, Executive Director of the Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, Cornell University
H.J. Louis Professor of Management and Professor of Economics, Johnson School of Management, Cornell University; Economics columnist, New York Times
Associate Professor of Labor Relations, Law & History, School of Industrial and Labor Relations, Cornell University
Assistant Professor of Sociology, Cornell University
The Braunstein Family Professor, Professor of Economics
Ferris Family Professor of Sociology, Departments of Policy Analysis & Management and Sociology, Cornell University
Associate Professor of Sociology, Syracuse University
John L. Senior Professor of American Institutions, Cornell University
Professor of Policy Analysis and Management and Director of the Cornell Population Center, Cornell University
PhD Candidate in Policy Analysis and Sociology, Cornell University
Master of Public Administration Candidate, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University
Professor of Policy Analysis and Management, Director of the Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research
PhD Student in Sociology, Policy Analysis & Management, Cornell University
Associate Professor of Sociology, Cornell University

Latest Briefs

Why Public Transit Helps Young People Get Work

  • Anna Lunn
  • Christof Brandtner
  • Cristobal Young

Why Do American Women Continue to Earn Less than Men?

  • Francine Blau
  • Lawrence Kahn

Latest in the News

Cristobal Young's research on wealthy residents' responses to tax increases in border regions discussed in Michael Levenson, "Millionaires Might Complain about New Tax but They Probably Won't Flee, Studies Show," Boston Globe, June 21, 2017.
Frank Edwards's research on police brutality discussed in "Fatal Encounters with Police Should Be Documented Nationally," The Boston Globe, August 8, 2018.
"Police Kill About 3 Men Per Day in The US, According to New Study," Frank Edwards, The Conversation, August 6, 2018.
Frank Edwards's research on deaths from police discussed in Carolyn Crist, "Police-Involved Deaths Vary by Race and Place," Reuters, July 31, 2018.
Frank Edwards's research on police brutality discussed in Kelly Kasulis, "Eight Percent of All Male Homicides are Committed by Police, Study Says - and Black Men are Most at Risk," Mic, July 25, 2018.

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