From Interviews to Evidence: A Celebration of 25 Years of the Survey Research Center at Princeton University

Friday, Nov 17, 2017
by dveith

Founded in 1992, the Survey Research Center at Princeton University has become a key resource for faculty, students and staff planning to design and manage data collection through surveys, interviews and online experiments. To mark its 25th year of operation, the SRC will host a full day colloquium featuring presentations on recent research by social scientists at Princeton and other universities.

9:00-10:30 -- Room 016 Robertson Hall

“Survey Evidence on Pain Medication and Labor Force Participation”

Alan B Krueger, Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at Princeton University

“Learning About Job Seekers’ Preferences: Discrete Choice Experiments in the Labor Market”

Alex Mas, Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at Princeton University

10:45-12:15 -- Room 016 Robertson Hall

“The Measurement and Rise of Alternative Work Arrangements in the United States”

Larry Katz, Professor of Economics at Harvard University

“The Effects of Norms of Affluence on Views of Inequality”

Tali Mendelberg, Professor of Politics at Princeton University

1:15-3:15 -- Room 016 Robertson Hall

“Difficult Questions on a Sensitive Topic: Conducting a Campus Survey on Sexual Misconduct”

Jed Marsh, Vice Provost for Institutional Research at Princeton University

“The Effect of a Supreme Court Decision Regarding Gay Marriage on Social Norms and Personal Attitudes”

Elizabeth Levy-Paluck, Professor of Psychology and Public Affairs at Princeton University

“Doing Well and Doing Good? How Concern for Others Shapes Policy Preferences and Partisanship among Affluent Americans”

Martin Gilens, Professor of Politics and Public Affairs at Princeton University