Academic research performed by faculty and graduate students affiliated with CPIP relies on external funding from public and private sources. Grants listed below highlight funded research projects currently in progress by CPIP affiliates.
What Doing Time Does to Families: Incarceration and Family Life in the United States
Kristin Turney, UCI Department of Sociology. $70,511 funded by the Russell Sage Foundation. Project period September 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020.
Age Discrimination by Employers: Shaping the Applicant Pool
David Neumark, UCI Department of Economics. $155,958 funded by the Alfred Sloan Foundation. Project period July 1, 2019 through February 28, 2021.
The Effects of the California Competes Tax Credit on Job Creation and Businesses
David Neumark, UCI Department of Economics. $144,658 funded by the Smith Richardson Foundation. Project period September 2, 2019 through September 1, 2021.
Emily Owens (Social Ecology) received funds to attend a workshop to develop proposals for projects on criminal justice policy, with the goal of developing a multi-institution or other large-scale grant proposal.
Bryan Sykes (Criminology, Law & Society) and George Farkas (Education) received funds for a graduate student researcher to clean and link two administrative datasets ($4,355)
Annie Ro (Public Health) received funds for the "pre-study section mock review" in which faculty read and provided feedback on specific aims of her NIH proposal ($1,000)
Daniel Parker (Public Health) received travel and research funds to extract primary source health and migration data in East Africa ($4,400).
Annie Ro (Public Health) received funds for a graduate student researcher to clean and analyze health care data on undocumented immigrants in LA county ($5000).
David Neumark (Social Sciences) received funds for a graduate student researcher to work on machine learning methods to predict work at older ages as part of an NIA proposal ($5000).
Damon Clark, Rachel Baker, and Di Xu (Education) received funds for a graduate student researcher to assist with a proposal related to earning college degrees and getting college degrees ($5000).
Vellore Arthi (Social Sciences) received funds for a graduate student researcher to work on long-term labor market scarring from recessions as part of an NSF proposal ($5000).