Social Stratification and Mobility Seminar

SSM Seminar is organized by students who are interested in studies of social mobility and stratification. We also welcome students from other departments or universities to present their papers.


Format
1. We present our work in progress in the seminar. The presentation lasts for 15 to 20 minutes, followed by a discussion section.
2. The presenter will print out handouts to facilitate the discussion.
3. The main focus of the discussion is to offer suggestions to the presenter to improve his/her paper.

Date & Time Address Topics and Speakers Download file
Jun 17
15:30
Room 3401
(Lifts 17-18)
Social Protection, Health Capital, and Earnings Inequality in Chinese Urban Labor Market

Xiao, Dongliang
Divsion of Social Science, HKUST
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May 20
14:00
Room 3588
(Lifts 27-28)
Education Expansion and Education Stratification in Rural China: 1995-2002

YU, Shanshan
Division of Social Science, HKUST
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Apr 8
13:00
Room 3416
(Lifts 17-18)
Key-point Schools and Entry into College in China
YE, Hua (HKUST)


Registration (Hukou) Status, Status Mobility, and Socioeconomic Outcomes in Contemporary China
ZHANG, Zhuoni (HKUST) and Donald J. Treiman (UCLA)
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Mar 18
13:30
LG3 Seminar Room
(Library)
The Varying Display of “Gender Display”: A Comparative Study of Mainland China and Taiwan

YU, Jia
Division of Social Science, HKUST
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Mar 11
15:00
Room 3301
(Lifts 17-18)
Ethnic Enclaves Revisited: Effects on Earnings of Migrant Workers in Urban China

ZHANG, Chunni
Department of Sociology, CUHK
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Mar 4
14:30
LG1 Seminar Room
(Library)
Communist Party Recruitment and Social Stratification in Urban China, 1960-2008

ZHENG, Bingdao
Division of Social Science, HKUST
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Feb 25
14:00
LG1 Seminar Room
(Library)
Research-related Softwares

YE, Hua
Division of Social Science, HKUST
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Feb 18
14:00
LG1 Seminar Room
(Library)
Hukou-based Stratification in China’s Urban Labor Market

LI, Jun and GU, Yanfeng
Division of Social Science, HKUST
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Feb 11
13:30
Room 4480
(Lifts 25-26)
Earning Returns to Tertiary Education in Urban China, 1988-2005

YE, Hua
Division of Social Science, HKUST
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