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Ryan Gabriel Explores Gender, Residential Mobility, and Neighborhood Attainment of Black-White Couples

Posted: 4/23/2018 (CSDE Research)

How does the race and gender combination of mixed-race couples influence the location they make their home? CSDE Fellow Ryan Gabriel explores this question in his recent publication, Gender and the Residential Mobility and Neighborhood Attainment of Black-White Couples. His article, published in this month’s issue of Demography, examines how the racial hierarchy within the United States impacts the mobility of black-white couples. His research found that the race of the male partner typically aligned with the racial composition of the neighborhood where the couple resides.

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