Session 77:
Networks and Social Capital

Friday, April 2
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Beacon F
3rd Floor

Chair: Devah Pager, Northwestern University
Discussant: April Linton, Princeton University
Discussant: Jeanette W. Chung, Princeton University

  1. Social Contagion in Drug Use and Sex among College StudentsGreg J. Duncan, Northwestern University; Johanne Boisjoly, Université du Québec à Rimouski; Dan Levy, Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.; Michael Kremer, Harvard University; Jacquelynne Eccles, University of Michigan

  2. The Timing of First Sexual Intercourse, Heritability, and Social/Demographic/Contextual InfluencesGuang Guo, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Lin Wang, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  3. Measures of Spatial SegregationSean F. Reardon, Pennsylvania State University; David O'Sullivan, Pennsylvania State University

  4. The Scarcity of Organizational Resources in High Poverty NeighborhoodsMario L. Small, Princeton University; Monica McDermott, Stanford University

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