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June 16, 2022

UIC sociologists receive 2022 ASA honors

Julie Dowling and Amanda Lewis earn American Sociological Association’s highest honors

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June 14, 2022

MacArthur Foundation, UIC report examines population shifts in Chicago, metro area

Institute for Research on Race and Public Policy researchers document the region’s demographic trajectory over the past century

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May 10, 2022

UIC report examines cost of erroneous parking tickets in Chicago

Institute for Research on Race and Public Policy identifies 475,106 erroneous tickets in nearly six-year span

Deadly Disparities In Days of COVID-19: How Public Policy Fails Black and LatinX Chicagoans.

December 1, 2021

Report explores how public policies failed Black, Latino Chicagoans during COVID-19

Details feedback gained through interviews with government officials, epidemiologists, health care providers, and residents

Chicago’s Racial Wealth Gap: Legacies of the Past, Challenges

February 24, 2021

Chicago’s racial wealth gap examined in new UIC report

Interviews highlight the precarity of many Black and Latino families who have ‘made it’

The Future of Black Chicago ad

January 30, 2020

UIC report examines black population loss in Chicago

Data, analysis provide context to the dynamics impacting where black Chicagoans live

June 7, 2019

New UIC report on racial inequity for Native Americans in Chicago

Latest report from Institute for Research on Race and Public Policy

Chicago skyline from southwest

April 23, 2018

New UIC report details barriers facing Chicago’s Asian-Americans

Challenges in housing, education and labor

William Darity, Jr.

March 3, 2017

Talk to examine economic inequality, need for reparations

Duke University’s Darity to deliver IRRPP’s annual Phillip J. Bowman Lecture

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November 14, 2016

Police violence as public health crisis

Survivors, activists to discuss police violence, role of health practitioners

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