Events

May 2, 2014

8:30AM - 5:30PM
McNeil Center
34th and Walnut Streets

Immigration and Metropolitan Revitalization: A Conference

Major scholars from sociology, city planning, economics, history, and public policy convene to present research on the role of immigration in transforming metropolitan housing markets, creating economic opportunity, and transforming neighborhoods.

Speakers include:

Keynote Speaker Robert J. Sampson, Harvard

Amada Armenta, Assistant Professor of Sociology, University of Pennsylvania

Marilynn Johnson, Boston College

Philip Kasinitz, City University of New York

Michael Katz, Walter H. Annenberg Professor of History, and Kenneth Ginsburg, C'14, University of  Pennsylvania

Gary Painter, University of Southern California

Gerardo Sandoval, University of Oregon

Andrew Sandoval-Strausz, University of New Mexico

Jacob Vigdor, Duke University

Domenic Vitiello, Penn Design, University of Pennsylvania

Susan Wachter, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Jamie Winders, Syracuse University

Additional Information

URL: https://www.sas.upenn.edu/sspf/event/2014/immigration-and-metropolitan-revitalization-conference