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The American Dream Is an Illusion

Gregory Clark writes for Foreign Affairs on Immigration and Inequality

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Upcoming plenary speech by Greg Clark

Greg Clark has been invited to deliver the plenary speech at the 27th Annual Human Behavior and Evolution Society Conference

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What's in a name? Everything.

Benjamin Friedman reviews Greg Clark's book in the Atlantic Monthly

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Simonovska awarded Hellman Fellowship

Assistant Professor Ina Simonovska has received a 2014–15 Hellman Fund Fellowship at UC Davis

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NY Times cites Ann Stevens

“There’s a myth that in the 1950s, everyone was very loyal to companies and companies were very loyal to people,” said Ann Huff Stevens, a professor of economics at the University of California, Davis. “But we always had a contingent work force that could be laid off at any time. They were called women.”

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Two documentary films about the economy at UC Davis

The U.S. economy takes center stage next week when UC Davis presents two documentary films, each accompanied by a question-and-answer session, one with former Secretary of Labor Robert Reich and the other with a panel. Both programs are open to the public.

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The Son Also Rises on video

The Son Also Rises on video

Greg Clark in two interviews and a presentation of his new book

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Research by Professor Scott Carrell discussed in NPR

Parents and educators have assumed that peers matter. Professor Scott Carrell and coauthors conduct an unusual social engineering experiment. Listen to how they applied what's known about peer effects to the real world. What they found surprised even them...

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The war on poverty rages on

Research by Marianne Page, Ann Stevens and Hilary Hoynes cited in the House Budget Committee Report: "The War on Poverty: 50 Years Later"

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Alan Taylor's research cited in The Economist

Alan Taylor's research on the role of credit in financial crises cited in The Economist

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New York Times op-ed by Gregory Clark

Reprises the central argument in his new book The Son Also Rises

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Sloth Dad versus Tiger Mother

The Spectator compares the view of social mobility seen in The Triple Package (by Amy Chua and Jed Rubenfeld) with that in The Son Also Rises (by Gregory Clark)

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Research by Greg Clark in The Economist blog

From the Black Death to the Industrial Revolution, and the Great Divergence, work by Greg Clark is all over the ongoing Free Exchange series on economic history

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