Education and Inequality:
Why do Children from Lower Socioeconomic Backgrounds Have Lower Educational
When US test scores are adjusted for the inequality in our country, the score jumps up a LOT
compared to c
Exam 2 Discussion Review
What are some characteristics of a professional thief?
More likely to take more precautions
More likely to have roles
Associate with other professionals/high status among other thieves
According to Cressey why d
The Motherhood penalty:
About 5% per child, controlling for human capital and occupational characteristics.
2007 audit study suggested that mothers are less likely to be selected for interviews than
Gender and Education
Begin Transformation in American Families
Currently there are a lot of news stories that use 77 cents on the dollar as the gender gap figure.
As we discussed in lecture la
Political Crimes BY the State: International
International State Crimes=
Violation of law (domestic or international) by a state officials and the crime
occurs outside states boundaries
CONFLICT Model of Law- People dont agree about
What year did women start receiving college degrees at the same rate as men?
The reading for Monday noted that:
Men began doing a greater share of the housework 1-2 decades after