The Intergenerational Persistence of Racial Disparities
Raj Chetty, Stanford University
March 27, 2018 · 4:30 pm—6:30 pm EDT · Arthur Lewis Auditorium, Robertson Hall
University Center for Human Values
The first of two Tanner Lectures on Human Values to be given by Raj Chetty (Stanford) shows how rates of upward income mobility vary by race — generating disparities that can persist across generations — and investigates factors that drive these disparities.
The second lecture takes place on March 28.