Lee and McCormick's work informs report on economic hardships for families of inmates

Submitted by Jerald R Herting on

Hedy Lee's and Tyler McCormick's work (along with colleagues Hicken and Wildeman) that appears in the May 2015 issue of Du Bois Review was featured in a general report by the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights detailing the economic hardships for families of inmates.   The story on the Ella Baker Center report appeared in the New York Times (see: http://www.nytimes.com/2015/09/16/us/report-details-economic-hardships-for-inmate-families.html.  The original manuscript by Lee, McCormick and colleagues titled "RACIAL INEQUALITIES IN CONNECTEDNESS TO IMPRISONED INDIVIDUALS IN THE UNITED STATES"   can be found at http://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayAbstract?fromPage=online&aid=9698785&fileId=S1742058X15000065

Important work by our colleagues!