Panel to address income inequality
Posted January 30, 2008; 10:49 p.m.
Three Princeton scholars will participate in a panel discussion titled "Diminishing Returns: Income Inequality in the United States" at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5, in 16 Robertson Hall.
The panelists are: Alan Krueger, the Bendheim Professor of Economics and Public Policy, who focuses on labor economics, education, industrial relations, economics of terrorism and social insurance; Douglas Massey, the Henry G. Bryant Professor of Sociology and Public Affairs, who studies international migration, race and housing, discrimination, education, urban poverty and Latin America, especially Mexico; and Viviana Zelizer, the Lloyd Cotsen '50 Professor of Sociology, who focuses the relationship between interpersonal connections and economic activity.
The discussion will be presented in conjunction with an exhibit titled "Diminishing Returns" by photographer Larry Fink, which runs through Feb. 15 in the Bernstein Gallery at Robertson Hall.
The Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs is sponsoring the discussion.