Working Group on Race and Stratification

Rodney J. Andrews, Lisa D. Cook, Trevon Logan, and Conrad Miller, Organizers

April 8, 2022

Cambridge and on

Conference Code of Conduct

Friday, April 8
9:00 am
9:20 am
Welcome and Remarks
9:30 am
Robynn J.A. Cox, University of California, Riverside
Jamein P. Cunningham, Cornell University
Alberto Ortega, Indiana University

The Impact of Affirmative Action Litigation on Police Killings of Civilians
Discussants: Bocar A. Ba, Duke University
Jonathan Mummolo, Princeton University
10:20 am
Vicki Bogan, Cornell University
Katya Potemkina, Cornell University
Scott E. Yonker, Cornell University

What Drives Racial Diversity on U.S. Corporate Boards?
Discussants: Jerry Davis, University of Michigan
Renée Adams, University of Oxford
11:10 am
11:20 am
Rahul Goravara, Yale University

Racial Disparities in Housing Evictions
Discussants: Edward L. Glaeser, Harvard University and NBER
Timothy Thomas, University of California, Berkeley
12:10 pm
1:00 pm
Phillip B. Levine, Wellesley College and NBER
Dubravka Ritter, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

The Racial Wealth Gap, Financial Aid, and College Access
Discussants: Susan Dynarski, Harvard University and NBER
Samuel R. Lucas, University of California, Berkeley
1:50 pm
Andrew Butters, Indiana University
Daniel W. Sacks, University of Wisconsin - Madison
Boyoung Seo, Indiana University

Racial Differences in Prices Paid
Discussants: Rebecca Diamond, Stanford University and NBER
Angus Deaton, Princeton University and NBER
2:40 pm
2:50 pm
Ying Shi, Syracuse University
Maria Zhu, Syracuse University

"Model Minorities" in the Classroom? Positive Bias towards Asian Students and its Consequences
Discussants: Jennifer Lee, Columbia University
Natasha Kumar Warikoo, Tufts University
3:40 pm
Alex Chan, Stanford University

Discrimination and Quality Signals: A Field Experiment with Healthcare Shoppers
Discussants: Corinne Low, University of Pennsylvania and NBER
Devin G. Pope, University of Chicago and NBER
4:30 pm