Saturday, April 22, 2017
The Economics of Inequality
10:00-11:30 am Add
Three Berkeley Opportunity Lab professors will discuss their research. Topics include the synergistic effects of pre-K and K-12 spending on children's long-run adult attainment, the interaction between specific colleges and upward mobility, and how integrating ideas from psychology into economics can help us better understand why it is difficult to escape poverty.
Rucker Johnson, Associate Professor of Public Policy
Supreet Kaur, Assistant Professor of Economics
Danny Yagan, Assistant Professor of Economics