Distinguished Speaker Robert Crutchfield, March 2015

Robert Crutchfield, Professor of Sociology at the University of Washington, served as the Department of Sociology’s 2015 Distinguished Speaker. As our distinguished speaker, he gave both a research presentation and a public lecture on Thursday, March 26. His talks focused on his ongoing research on crime, labor markets, and race and ethnicity and the research underlying his recent book, Get a Job: Labor Markets, Economic Opportunity, and Crime (2014, NYU Press).