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CSDE Seminar - Rethinking the Ethnic Neighborhood’s Place in Immigrant Entrepreneurship and Ethnic Economy Theory
CSDE Seminar -  Rethinking the Ethnic Neighborhood’s Place in Immigrant Entrepreneurship and Ethnic Economy Theory
WhenFriday, Oct 13, 2017, 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.
Campus room121
Event typesLectures/Seminars
Description

Population Research Discovery Seminar

Welfare Rules, Incentives, and Family Structure


Mahesh Somashekhar, Department of Sociology, UW

Abstract Forthcoming

Mahesh is a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the University of Washington Sociology Department. He received his PhD in Sociology at Princeton University in 2016. His core research agenda examines how retail growth and decline in urban and suburban areas affects patterns of social inequality and neighborhood change. His particular focus is on retail growth and decline in the context of immigrant entrepreneurship, gentrification, and health disparities. His research and teaching interests include urban studies, international migration, race and ethnicity, and spatial demography.

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