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Christine Leibbrand, Christine Elizabeth. 2019 "Race, Ethnicity, Gender, and the Pursuit of Economic Opportunity in the Age of the Migration Decline." Ph.D. Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Stewart Tolnay, Kyle Crowder, Jerald R. Herting Demography, Economic Sociology, Gender, Migration, Quantitative Methods, Race and Ethnicity, Residential Mobility and Migration, Social Demography, Social Stratification/Inequality
Lanu Kim Kim, Lanu. 2018. "The Impact of Technology on Work Practices." Ph.D. Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Katherine Stovel, Emma Spiro, Kyle Crowder, Jerald R. Herting Big Data, Data Driven Discovery, Economic Sociology, Education, Quantitative Methods, Social Change, Sociology of Knowledge, Statistics, Technology, Work and Occupations
Bernd Wurpts Wurpts, Bernd. 2018. "Networks into Institutions or Institutions into Networks? Evidence from the Medieval Hansa." Ph.D. Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Katherine Stovel, Edgar Kiser, Steve Pfaff Comparative Historical Sociology, Computational Methods, Economic Sociology, Institutions, Quantitative Methods, Research Methods, Social Change, Social Networks, Sociological Theory, West European
Jennifer Branstad. Branstad, Jennifer Lynn. 2017. "Early Careers and Life Course Transitions for Three Cohorts of Young Adults." Ph.D. Dissertation. Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Katherine Stovel, Sarah Quinn, Jerald R. Herting, Gina Neff Economic Sociology, Life Course, Social Demography, Work and Occupations
Shaw, Lynette. 2016. "The Meanings of New Money: Social Constructions of Value in the Rise of Digital Currencies." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Edgar Kiser, Sarah Quinn, Katherine Stovel, Ross L. Matsueda Big Data, Computational Methods, Culture, Economic Sociology, Finance and Credit, Institutions, Theory
Lind, Jonathan Adam. 2015. "Employment Relations in Transition: An Examination of Workers’ Self-Assessments of Job Quality, 1970-2006." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Lowell Hargens, Jake Rosenfeld, Jerald R. Herting Economic Sociology, Historical Sociology, Labor, Organizations, Quantitative Methods, Social Stratification/Inequality, Work and Occupations

Shin, Solee. 2014. "Making East Asian Consumers: Market Formation and Evolution of Demand in Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, and China." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington.

Gary Hamilton East Asian Societies, Economic Sociology

Maroto, Michelle Lee. 2012. "The Scarring Effects of Bankruptcy: Cumulative Disadvantage across Credit and Labor Markets." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington.

Barbara Reskin, Julie Brines, Lowell Hargens, Jake Rosenfeld Finance and Credit, Labor, Economic Sociology

Sacks, Audrey. 2011. "Credit or Blame: Non-State Provision of Services and Political Support in Africa." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington.

Margaret Levi, Edgar Kiser Africa, Social Welfare, Economic Sociology
Eger, Maureen A. 2010. "Ethnic Heterogeneity and the Limits of Altruism." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Michael Hechter, Lowell Hargens, Edgar Kiser, Steve Pfaff Comparative Sociology, Economic Sociology, Immigration, Political Sociology, Public Opinion, Race and Ethnicity, Social Welfare