Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Catron Wins American Sociological Association Paper Award!

Posted: 6/8/2021 (CSDE Awards)

CSDE Affiliate Peter Catron has the won the Louis Wirth Best Article Award for his AJS piece, The Citizenship Advantage.  This award is made each year by the Sociology of Migration Section of the American Sociological Association.  Drawing on new linked census data and a clever research design, Peter analyzed how naturalization policies during the early 20th century influenced the economic success of Southern and Eastern European immigrants across generations. Congratulations, Peter!