Session 43:
Race, Assimilation, and Housing

Thursday, April 1
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Beacon C
3rd Floor

Chair: Richard D. Alba, University at Albany, State University of New York
Discussant: Camille Z. Charles, University of Pennsylvania

  1. Does Suburban Residence Mean Better Neighborhood Conditions for All Households? Assessing the Influence of Nativity Status and Race/EthnicitySamantha Friedman, George Washington University; Emily Rosenbaum, Fordham University

  2. Spatial Assimilation and Neighborhood TransitionsVanesa Estrada, University of California, Los Angeles

  3. The Effect of Immigration on Residential Patterns in U.S. Metropolitan Areas, 1990-2000John Iceland, University of Maryland

  4. Residential Assimilation between the First and Second Decade of U.S. Residence: Interplay of Human Capital and Ethnic Differences with Temporal DynamicsDowell Myers, University of Southern California; Zhou Yu, University of Southern California

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