Mo Torres is a Ph.D. Candidate in theĀ Department of Sociology at Harvard University and a Stone Fellow in the Multidisciplinary Program in Inequality and Social Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School. His research and teaching interests are in political economy, urban sociology, inequality, and the sociology of race. His dissertation uses mixed and historical methods to explore the politics of post-industrial decline and urban austerity in Michigan from the 1970s to the present. CV