Media and Sundries

My study on exposure to inequality was covered in the Los Angeles Times, in English and in Spanish.

Coverage of my research also appeared in the Pacific Standard, Ars TechnicaPhys.org, Co.ExistVocativ, and Journalist's Resource. Outside the U.S., my research has been covered by German (ORF.at) and Russian (Nplus1) media outlets.

I was interviewed about my work by PsyPost.

Vox discussed my research as it relates to the 2016 presidental election, as well as to the Affordable Care Act

Listen to the Recent Paper Decent Puzzle podcast episode about my research: Does seeing the poor make people more generous? 

Read my Scholars Strategy Network brief about how citizen attachment to neighborhoods helps improve municipal services and public spaces.

I have blogged about my work (the paper "Eyes on the Street") here

Here are slides for my study on the effects of segregation on voting behavior in South Africa, presented at the Harvard Meeting on Political Geography in 2015. 

Here are slides that provide an instructive overview to handling spatial data in R, presented at the UCLA Political Methodology Workshop in 2014.

I served as a consultant on the National Academy of Sciences/National Research Council report, Using Science as Evidence in Public Policy.  The project details the importance of scientific evidence in public policy-making, and outlines a new research agenda in this area.